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Latest Info on Medicaid Renewals
Auto Case Closure Procedures under Review; No Automatic Closures During the Review Process
Last Updated, 8/1/19
Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) is reevaluating its procedures for the auto-closure of Medicaid eligibility where it relates to renewals. During this reevaluation period, LDH will not use the new automated system for automatically closing your Medicaid case if you have not responded to a renewal notice by the deadline. Before LDH terminates your Medicaid benefits, whether it resumes auto-closure or otherwise, Medicaid you will receive a final closure notice with due process and appeal rights.
If you received a renewal or other Medicaid Notice and would like assistance in understanding the letters, info on how to renew or other concern, contact the HelpLine at 504-300-5117.
OCDD Publishes New CPOC Instructions for Adult Waivers
Two new CPOC Attachments are Available for Self-Direction Employers
Last Updated, 8/25/2019
OCDD has published all the new CPOC forms that Self-Direction employers in the NOW and ROW waivers need to complete for each CPOC year. Forms should be updated quarterly. You can find ATTACHMENTS B-I and the 2 newest forms, J DAY HAB/PRE-VOCATION and K INDIVIDUAL INTEGRATED EMPLOYMENT online at OCDD's website by going to:
You'll find the forms at the bottom of the web page along with instructions. Remember, not all forms will apply to everyone.