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Public Notice: Regarding Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) Payments

Public Notice for Public Comment 

The Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS), pursuant to the requirements outlined in 42 CFR 447.205 and 1902(a)(13)(A) of the Social Security Act, hereby gives notice of the following proposed action regarding its methods and standards for Iowa state-owned acute care teaching hospital disproportionate-share payments under the State Plan under Title XIX of the Social Security Act Medical Assistance Program (Medicaid).

Public Notice: Regarding Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) Payments

Post Date:

June 16, 2017 

End Date:

July 16, 2017


The purpose of this posting is to provide public notice and receive public comments for consideration regarding Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) Payments.


Public Notice: Regarding Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) Payments (SPA IA-17-015)

Written comments may be addressed to:

Jennifer Steenblock
Department of Human Services
Iowa Medicaid Enterprise
100 Army Post Road
Des Moines, IA 50315

Comments may also be sent via electronic mail to

All comments must be received by July 16, 2017, at 5 p.m.