Nebraska Medicaid Program

Current Initiatives

Medical Assistance Advisory Committee

The Department is required by federal law to establish a Medicaid Assistance Advisory Committee to advise the Medicaid Director about health and medical care services. The regulations describing the committee may be found at 471 NAC 1-004.01. The committee meets the second Wednesday of every month except July and December. Members are appointed by the Medicaid Director.

Meeting Schedule

  • Cancelled January 8, 2014; 5:30pm; Classroom 1 of the Lincoln Medical Education Partnership at 4600 Valley Road.

  • February 12, 2014; 5:30pm; Classroom 1 of the Lincoln Medical Education Partnership at 4600 Valley Road.

  • March 12, 2014; 5:30pm; Classroom 1 of the Lincoln Medical Education Partnership at 4600 Valley Road.

  • April 9, 2014; 5:30pm; Classroom 1 of the Lincoln Medical Education Partnership at 4600 Valley Road.

  • May 14, 2014; 5:30pm; Classroom 1 of the Lincoln Medical Education Partnership at 4600 Valley Road.

  • June 11, 2014; 5:30pm; Classroom 1 of the Lincoln Medical Education Partnership at 4600 Valley Road.

  • Cancelled August 13, 2014; 5:30pm; Classroom 1 of the Lincoln Medical Education Partnership at 4600 Valley Road.

  • September 10, 2014; 5:30pm; Classroom 1 of the Lincoln Medical Education Partnership at 4600 Valley Road.

  • October 8, 2014; 5:30pm; Classroom 1 of the Lincoln Medical Education Partnership at 4600 Valley Road.

  • November 14, 2014; 5:30pm; Classroom 1 of the Lincoln Medical Education Partnership at 4600 Valley Road.

PDF Agenda

October 8, 2014

September 10, 2014

June 11, 2014

March 12, 2014

June 12, 2013

March 13, 2013

February 13, 2013

January 9, 2013

September 12, 2012

August 8, 2012

June 13, 2012

April 14, 2012 

January 11, 2012

October 12, 2011

August 10, 2011

June 8, 2011

May 11, 2011

April 13, 2011

March 9, 2011

February 9, 2011

January 12, 2011

December 8, 2010

November 10, 2010

PDF Meeting Minutes

September 10, 2014

June 11, 2014

April 9, 2014

March 12, 2014

February 12, 2014

October 9, 2013

August 14, 2013

June 12, 2013

March 13, 2013

February 13, 2013

January 9, 2013

November 14, 2012

October 10, 2012

September 12, 2012

June 13, 2012

April 11, 2012

March 14, 2012 

February 8, 2012

 January 11, 2012 

 September 14, 2011

 August 10, 2011

 June 8, 2011

 May 11, 2011

 April 13, 2011

 March 9, 2011

 February 9, 2011

 January 12, 2011

 November 10, 2010

 October 13, 2010

 September 8, 2010

 August 11, 2010

 June 9, 2010

 May 13, 2010

 February 25, 2010

Members

Committee Members Affiliation
Joe Acierno, MD DHHS Division of Public Health
Scott Applegate, MD Children First Pediatrics
Mary Barry-Magsamen St. Monica’s
Heath Boddy Nebraska Health Care Association
David Burd Nebraska Hospital Association
Joni Cover Nebraska Pharmacists Association
Ed Erickson Great Plains Homecare Equipment
Deb Esser, MD Aetna Better Health of Nebraska
Lynette Helling Interim Health Care of Lincoln
Ron Jensen Nebraska Association of Homes and Services for the Aging
Terri Melvin Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital
John Milligan Legal Aid of Nebraska
Jina Ragland Nebraska Medical Association
Bradley Rasmussen Consumer
Ed Schneider, OD Nebraska Optometric Association
​Natalia Torrez ​Santee Sioux Tribe
Dr. Dale Zaruba Physician
​Ricky Ann Trobaugh ​Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska

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