Capitol Correspondence - 07.18.23

HHS Releases Expanded Report on Non-Emergency Medical Transportation in Medicaid

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The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently published its Expanded Report to Congress on Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT) in Medicaid, covering the years 2018 to 2021. This report, required by the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021, sheds light on the crucial role of NEMT in ensuring necessary medical transportation for Medicaid beneficiaries.

The report, based on data from the nationwide Transformed Medicaid Statistical Information System (T-MSIS) dataset, provides valuable insights and recommendations regarding Medicaid coverage of NEMT for medically necessary services. Read the expanded report in its entirety.