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website. This survey will take approximately two minutes. Your responses will help
us ensure that you have a high quality experience.
The State Medicaid Advisory Committee (SMAC) reviews and advises the Medicaid agency
on the operations, programs, and planning for Arizona's Medicaid program. Provided
are the following:
The SMAC advises the Director of AHCCCS on policy, operations and administrative
issues of the Medicaid program, including issues of concern to the community.
The SMAC operates in accordance with 42 CFR 431.12 (Code of Federal Regulations)
and the State Medicaid Plan.
The bylaws for the SMAC were created in September 1992 and are reviewed annually,
or on an as needed basis.
SMAC Bylaws [PDF]
The State Medicaid Advisory Committee (SMAC) meets
quarterly and the AHCCCS Director chairs the meeting. SMAC meetings are open to
the public and every meeting has an open discussion period after the final agenda
item has been addressed. Beginning 2011, meeting handouts will be available by clicking
on the meeting date below.
AHCCCS is accepting nominations to fill three new positions - two of the positions are
designated for representatives of AHCCCS recipients, family members of an AHCCCS recipient,
or a community-based organization and one position is designated to represent a provider or
Nominations can be submitted by completing and submitting the attached Nomination Form. The
nomination process will be open for 60 days through May 18, 2015. Appointments will be
made by the AHCCCS Director and announced when the positions are filled. For more information,
refer to the document in the link below:
SMAC Nomination Process
All meetings are held from 1pm-3pm at 701 E. Jefferson St, Phoenix, AZ 85034
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