January 29, 2021

The County Medical Services Program (CMSP) Governing Board seeks consulting services from qualified consultants to conduct a review and make recommendations regarding the staffing and compensation structure of the Governing Board’s Administrative Office in Sacramento, California. The CMSP Governing Board invites proposals from interested firms or consultants with relevant experience in providing such services to government, non-profit and healthcare organizations. A description of our organization, the services needed, and other information is attached here.

Key Dates:

January 29, 2021: Organizational Review RFP Released
February 19, 2021: Deadline to Submit Questions
February 26, 2021: Written Responses to All Questions Posted
March 5, 2021: Proposals Due
March 25, 2021: Proposals Reviewed and Consultant Selected
March 26, 2021: Consultant Announced Via Letter


Please direct any questions to Kari Brownstein, Administrative Officer, at kbrownstein@cmspcounties.org.

 

January 4, 2021

The CMSP Governing Board is pleased to announce its CMSP Loan Repayment Program (CMSP LRP) is once again open for application!

This program provides up to $50,000 in educational debt relief to healthcare professionals serving at CMSP contracted provider sites.

Up to $2 million will be awarded this year!

Applications will be accepted January 4, 2020 – March 4, 2020 at 3PM PST

To learn more visit: https://cmspcounties.org/workforce-development-programs/

For questions regarding the CMSP LRP, email CMSP@oshpd.ca.gov or call the Healthcare Workforce Development Division at (916) 326-3700.

 

 

December 18, 2020

The County Medical Services Program (CMSP) Governing Board seeks to obtain the services of an independent certified public accounting firm to perform an audit of the CMSP Governing Board for Fiscal Year (FY) 2020-2021. The CMSP Governing Board invites proposals from interested firms with experience in auditing government, non-profit and healthcare organizations. A description of our organization, the services needed, and other information is attached here.   

Key Dates:

December 18, 2020:     Independent Auditor RFP Released
January 15, 2021:         Deadline to Submit Questions
January 29, 2021:         Written Responses to All Questions Posted
February 16, 2021:        Proposals Due
March 25, 2021:            Proposals Reviewed and Auditor Selected
March 26, 2021:            Independent Auditor Announced Via Letter

 

Please direct any questions to Meegan Forrest, Accounting Manager, at mforrest@cmspcounties.org.

 

 

December 2, 2020

The County Medical Services Program (CMSP) Governing Board is launching a new benefit program called Connect to Care. Similar to CMSP’s Path to Health Program, Connect to Care provides primary care benefit coverage for uninsured adults that reside in any of the thirty-five (35) CMSP counties.

Connect to Care covers adults ages 21 – 64, documented and undocumented, with incomes between 138% and 300% of the Federal Poverty Level (FPL) and not enrolled in Medi-Cal, Medicare, Covered California, or private health insurance.

  • Connect to Care benefit coverage includes:
    Medical office visits, preventive screenings, and adult immunizations with primary care providers or specialists at contracted community health centers and other individual providers
  • Prescription medications (specialty medications excluded) with $5 copay and $1,500 limit

CMSP contracted community health centers will enroll eligible patients in Connect to Care through a secure online enrollment system. To learn more about Connect to Care, please attend one of our upcoming informational webinars via Zoom:

December 15, 2020, 10:00 am
Meeting Number: 998 2095 7595
Meeting Password: 001545

December 18, 2020, 2:00 pm
Meeting Number: 927 3937 3156
Meeting Password: 001545

For more information on Connect to Care and how to become a Connect to Care Enrollment Provider please visit www.myconnecttocare.org.