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File #: 210500    Version:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 7/7/2021 In control: PUBLIC SAFETY AND HEALTH COMMITTEE
On agenda: Final action: 7/27/2021
Effective date:    
Title: Substitute resolution authorizing the Commissioner of Health to execute a Memorandum of Understanding with UnitedHealthcare Community Plan relating to billing of services.
Sponsors: ALD. LEWIS
Indexes: AGREEMENTS, HEALTH DEPARTMENT
Attachments: 1. MOU - MHD & UnitedHealthcare Community Plan.pdf, 2. Health Department 2020 Billing & Payment Summary.pdf, 3. Health Department 2020 Billing & Payment Summary.pdf

Number

210500

Version

SUBSTITUTE 1

Reference

 

Sponsor

ALD. LEWIS

Title

Substitute resolution authorizing the Commissioner of Health to execute a Memorandum of Understanding with UnitedHealthcare Community Plan relating to billing of services.

Analysis

This resolution authorizes the Commissioner of Health to execute a Memorandum of Understanding between the Health Department and UnitedHealthcare Community Plan relating to billing of services.

 

Body

Whereas, UnitedHealthcare Community Plan (United Healthcare) manages the overall health care of persons receiving benefits through Wisconsin Medicaid and BadgerCare Plus, and administers these benefits; and

 

Whereas, Wisconsin Medicaid and BadgerCare Plus require a memorandum of understanding (MOU) between the Milwaukee Health Department (MHD) and Trilogy recognizing that MHD and United Healthcare have clients in common and agree to cooperate in removing access barriers, coordinating care and providing culturally competent services; and

 

Whereas, The intent of this MOU is to authorize MHD to provide health care services to persons receiving benefits through Wisconsin Medicaid and BadgerCare Plus, and to qualify MHD for reimbursements for Covered Services provided to persons receiving benefits through Wisconsin Medicaid and BadgerCare Plus; now, therefore, be it

 

Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee, that the Commissioner of Health is authorized to execute the Memorandum of Understanding between the Health Department and UnitedHealthcare Community Plan, a copy of which is attached to this file.

 

Requester

Health Department

Drafter

LRB 176808- 2

Aaron Cadle

July 8, 2021