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J_JTC_2022A 04/20/2022 07:30:51 AM Committee Summary

PUBLIC
STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING
JOINT COMMITTEE COMMITTEE ON JOINT TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE
Date 04/20/2022
Attendance
Baisley X
Bernett X
Kolker X
Priola X
Bridges X
Titone X
Time 07:30:51 AM to 08:58:30 AM
Place SCR 352
This Meeting was called to order by Titone
This Report was prepared by Colin Schroeder
Hearing Items Action Taken
Presentation from OSA and HCPF on Medicaid Non-Emergent Medical Transportation Committee Discussion Only
Updates from the Dept. of Early Childhood Committee Discussion Only
Updates from OIT Committee Discussion Only
Other Committee Business Committee Discussion Only

07:31:05 AM
Luisa Altmann, Legislative Council Staff, provided the committee with a brief explanation of the day's agenda.



Presentation from OSA and HCPF on Medicaid Non-Emergent Medical Transportation - Committee Discussion Only


07:31:30 AM  
Representatives from
the Office of the State Auditor (OSA) and the Department of Health Care
Policy and Financing (HCPF) presented to the committee regarding the Medicaid
Non-Emergent Medical Transportation (NEMT) program.  Presenters included
Jenny Page, Audit Manager for OSA, and Stefanie Winzeler, Audit Supervisor
for OSA.  A memorandum regarding the NEMT program can be found here:


https://leg.colorado.gov/sites/default/files/images/r21-1643_technical_solutions_for_colorado_medicaid_non_emergent_medical_transportation.pdf
07:41:28 AM  
Presenters responded to questions from the committee.
07:50:04 AM  
William Heller, Benefits and Services Division Director for HCPF, responded to questions from the committee.



Updates from the Dept. of Early Childhood - Committee Discussion Only


07:53:21 AM  
Representatives from
Colorado Digital Services (CDS), Governor's Office of Information Technology
(OIT), and the Department of Early Childhood (DEC) within the Department
of Human Services presented to the committee regarding updates within the
DEC.  The presentation can be found here:


https://leg.colorado.gov/sites/default/files/images/cdec_jtc_presentation_-_2022-04-20.pdf
07:56:51 AM  
Matthew McAllister,
Director of CDS presented to the committee.  Director McAllister was
joined by Grace Kretcshmer Tran, Digital Sevice Expert for CDS.
08:03:24 AM  
Jonathan Sibray, IT Director for OIT, presented to the committee regarding the DEC.
08:06:28 AM  
Val Limes, Technology Manager for DHS, presented to the committee.
08:10:22 AM  
Presenters responded to questions from the committee.



Updates from OIT - Committee Discussion Only


08:21:27 AM  
Michael McReynolds, Legislative Liaison for OIT, and Julia Richman, Deputy Executive Director for OIT, provided the committee with updates on OIT projects.



Other Committee Business - Committee Discussion Only


08:29:30 AM  
Luisa Altmann, Legislative Council Staff, provided the committee with updates regarding House Bill 22-1349, Postsecondary Student Success Data System, and House Bill 22-1385, CORE Upgrade Project.
08:31:53 AM  
Ms. Altmann responded to questions and comments from the committee.
08:50:03 AM  
Representative Titone provided the committee with an explanation of House Bill 22-1385.
08:50:53 AM  
Nicole Myers, Office of Legislative Legal Services, responded to questions from the committee.


08:58:30 AM   The committee adjourned.






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