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Hays will host KanCare meeting Monday


TOPEKA -- This month, the state of Kansas will begin a series of educational meetings focused on informing stakeholders in the Intellectual and Developmental Disability Home and Community Based Service waiver. This educational tour will take place in four cities from Sept. 23 to 26.

Consumers and their families and friends, targeted case managers, and services providers are all urged to attend.

This educational tour will be dedicated to helping KanCare members and providers of long-term intellectual and developmental disability services with questions they have regarding the upcoming full inclusion into KanCare on Jan. 1. Representatives of the three KanCare Managed Care Organization will be in attendance.

The meeting in Hays will be from 1 to 3 p.m. for providers and from 4 to 6 p.m. for consumers, both Monday, at Robbins Center on the Fort Hays State University campus.