​Medical Assistance Advisory Committee (MAAC)

2023 Meeting Schedule

Committee Meetings are held via the GoTo Webinar platform. To register, please use the unique link for each meeting. After registration is complete, participants will receive an email invite. Please follow directions on the email invite to add the meeting to your calendar. Participants are encouraged to register for the entire year in advance.

2023 Medical Assistance Advisory Committee (MAAC) Meeting Dates

Meeting Access Information

Meeting Documents

January 25, 2024

10:00 AM
Dial-in: (914) 614-3221
Access Code: 257482987 #
Registration Link: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/7107374440174224479

Agenda

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February 22, 2024

10:00 AM
Dial-in: (415) 655-0052
Access Code: 209074558 #
Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7839851494502574173

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March 28, 2024

10:00 AM
Dial-in: (562) 247-8422
Access Code: 272904364 #
Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2467639880212344414

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April 25, 2024

10:00 AM
Dial-in: (415) 655-0052
Access Code: 907532182 #
Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4311717692574110039

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May 23, 2024 - In person

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Keystone Building
400 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120

In Person only – (please email RA-PWMAACANDCONSUB@pa.gov for special accommodations)

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​June 27, 2024

10:00 AM
Dial-in: (914) 614-3221
Access Code: 753074724 #
Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5651252708693763164

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​July 25, 2024 - In person

Forest Room — Keystone Building Meeting Center

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Keystone Building
400 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120

In Person only – (please email Karen Lowery @ RA-PWMAACANDCONSUB@pa.gov for special accommodations)

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​September 26, 2024

10:00 AM
Dial-in: (631) 992-3221
Access Code: 855885104 #
Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3372953565267620699

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​October 24, 2024 - In person

Forest Room — Keystone Building Meeting Center

​10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Keystone Building
400 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120

In Person only – (please email Karen Lowery @ RA-PWMAACANDCONSUB@pa.gov for special accommodations)

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​December 5, 2024

10:00 AM
Dial-in: (562) 247-8422
Access Code: 325059199 #
Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8425563537642591319

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For Requests to the Medical Assistance Advisory Committee

Primary Contact:

Karen Lowery
Bureau of Policy, Analysis and Planning
ra-pwmaacandconsub@pa.gov

 

Medical Assistance Advisory Committee Members

​Sally Kozak (Ex-Officio Co-Chair)

Deputy Secretary, Office of Medical Assistance Programs
 Room 515 Health and Welfare Building, Harrisburg, PA 17120 | (717) 787-4639

 

Deb Shoemaker (Chair)
Pennsylvania Psychiatric Leadership Council
shoemaker0805@comcast.net

Sonia Brookins (Vice Chair)
Philadelphia Welfare Rights Organization
soniabrookins@yahoo.com

​Jeffrey Bechtel, JDHospital & Healthsystem Association of PA
jbechtel@haponline.org

​Kathy CubitCenter for Advocacy for the Rights & Interests of the Elderly (CARIE)
cubit@carie.org

​Richard S. Edley, PhDRehabilitation & Community Providers Association
redley@paproviders.orog

​Joseph M. GlinkaHighmark Wholecare
jglinka@highmarkwholecare.com

​Dr. Mark GoldsteinPennsylvania Dental Association
drmg47@aol.com

​Michael GrierManaged Long-Term Services & Supports Subcommittee Chair
Mike.grier@thepcil.org

​Teri HenningAveanna Healthcare
Teri.henning@aveanna.com

​Heather Ann King
Pennsylvania Medical Society
hking@pamedsoc.org

​Julie Korick, MBA
PA Association of Community Health Centers
julie@pachc.org

​Minta Livengood
Indiana County Welfare Rights
Livengoodminta@gmail.com

​Russ McDaid

wrmcdaid67@gmail.com

​Ted Mowatt
Wanner Associates
tmowatt@wannerassoc.com

​Nancy Murray
The Arc of Greater Pittsburg
nmurray@achieva.info

​Deron Shultz, R.Ph

Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association
dshultz@minnichspharmacy.com

​Nick Watsula
UPMC for You
watsulan@upmc.edu

​Marc Yester
PA Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics
yesterma@upmc.edu