Financial Policy

KHA provides information, meetings and resources to assist member hospitals with a variety of policy issues affecting the health care industry.

  • 2022 KHA Financial Retreat
  • HRIP Resources
  • Medicaid Managed Care Organization (MCO) Resources
  • CMS Regional Offices

Hospital Rate Improvement Program

HRIP one-sheet

Hospital Rate Improvement Program: Ensuring Access and Better Quality

This one-sheet, provided to legislators as they considered HB 75 during the 2023 session of the General Assembly, highlights the Hospital Rate Improvement Program (HRIP), which allows the state to draw down federal funds to pay a supplemental Medicaid payment to Kentucky hospitals. Hospitals pay an assessment to fund the state match. (2023)

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Medicare Advantage

This publication from the American Hospital Association provides:

  • A summary of the various provisions of the final rule;
  • AHA analysis of key provisions for hospitals and health systems;
  • Frequently asked questions;
  • Best practices for monitoring MA plan compliance;
  • Suggested metrics to track;
  • Details on AHA’s enforcement priorities; and
  • AHA resources and staff contacts.

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MCO Resources

KHA continues to work tirelessly on behalf of all Kentucky hospitals to resolve ongoing issues with the state’s Medicaid managed care organizations (MCOs). Use the information below to stay informed on the Association’s advocacy activities.

KHA hosts regular meetings for members with representatives from the state’s Medicaid MCOs and Medicare Advantage plans. The following links require a member login to access documents from the meetings. 

Review how Kentucky’s Medicaid managed care organizations (MCOs) are performing.

CMS Regional Offices

Regional Office Location: Boston
Serving: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont

Contact: Boston Regional Office
JFK Federal Building, Rm. 2325
Boston, MA 02203
Phone: (617) 565-1188
Fax: (443) 380-8871 

Regional Office Location: New York
Serving: New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands

Contact: New York Regional Office
26 Federal Plaza, Room 3812
New York, NY 10278
Phone: (212) 616-2229
Fax: (443) 380-8855

Regional Office Location: Philadelphia
Serving: Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia

Contact: Philadelphia Regional Office
801 Market Street
Suite 9400
Philadelphia, PA 19107-3134
Phone: (215) 861-4347
Fax: (443)-380-8939

Regional Office Location: Atlanta
Serving: Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee

Contact: Atlanta Regional Office
Atlanta Federal Center, 4th Floor
61 Forsyth Street, SW Suite 4T20
Atlanta, GA 30303-8909
Phone: (404) 562-1738
Fax: (443) 380-8945

Regional Office Location: Chicago
Serving: Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio and Wisconsin

Contact: Chicago Regional Office
233 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 600
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: (312) 886-5344
Fax: (312) 353-0252

Regional Office Location: Dallas
Serving: Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas

Contact: Dallas Regional Office
1301 Young Street, Suite 106-900
Dallas, TX 75202
Phone: (214) 767-6423
Fax: (443) 380-8860

Regional Office Location: Kansas City
Serving: Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska

Contact: Kansas City Regional Office
601 East 12th Street
Kansas City, MO 64106
Phone: (816) 426-5233
Fax: (443) 380-8861

Regional Office Location: Denver
Serving: Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah and Wyoming

Contact: Denver Regional Office
1961 Stout Street, Room 008-148
Denver, CO 80294
Phone: (303) 844-7118
Fax: (443) 380-5222

Regional Office Location: San Francisco
Serving: Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada and the Pacific Territories

Contact: San Francisco Regional Office
90 7th Street, Suite 5-300
San Francisco, CA 94103
Phone: (415) 744-3502
Fax: (443) 380-8863

Regional Office Location: Seattle
Serving: Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington

Contact: Seattle Regional Office
701 5th Avenue, Suite 1600, M/S 100
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: (206) 615-2308
Fax: (443) 380-6201