DSS: Latest News

Latest News
Friday, June 16, 2017
Attorney General, DSS: State Reaches Settlement with Stamford-based Dentist Resolving False Claims Act Lawsuits
  A Stamford-based dentist will be excluded from participation in the state's Medicaid program for 10 years and will agree not to renew his expired dental license as part of a settlement resolving allegations that he engaged in a long-running and substantial scheme to submit false claims for dental services provided to residents of long-term care facilities in the state, Attorney General George Jepsen and state Department of Social Services (DSS) Commissioner Roderick L. Bremby announced today (June 6, 2017).

Friday, June 02, 2017
2018-2020 NEMT Procurement Decision for Medicaid Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Services
  The Department of Social Services (DSS) is in the final stage of procurement for Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT) Services after evaluation of proposals and selection of a respondent to be awarded the right to negotiate a contract. Upon successful negotiations, DSS will execute a three-year contract for NEMT services, effective January 1, 2018, through December 31, 2020. Please click on www.ct.gov/dss/nemt for full information.

Monday, April 03, 2017
Lt. Gov. Wyman, Dept. of Social Services, Access Health CT Commemorate 7th Anniversary of Affordable Care Act
  March 22 -- Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman, Department of Social Services Commissioner Roderick Bremby, and Access Health CT CEO Jim Wadleigh released statements in advance of the seventh anniversary of the federal Affordable Care Act. In Connecticut, the ACA is credted with reducing the state’s uninsured rate by half to 3.8 percent, among the lowest in the nation. It has also spurred other major reform initiatives currently underway to improve the healthcare system and control costs. For more, please follow this link.


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