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TOMMY G. THOMPSON COLLECTION
STATE AGENCY COLLECTIONS

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & FAMILY SERVICES
BADGERCARE, 1997-2001



Series Box Folder Date Folder Subject
7-1-1 1 1 8/4/1997 BadgerCare Prototype Family Health Insurance Program
7-1-1 1 2 9/2/1997 BadgerCare Affordability of Cost-Sharing
7-1-1 1 3 10/22/1997 Concern About Potential BadgerCare Waivers
7-1-1 1 4 10/24/1997 BadgerCare: Good for Wisconsin Families
7-1-1 1 5 11/6/1997 Assumptions in Response to HCFA
7-1-1 1 6 11/14/1997 Concerns on BadgerCare
7-1-1 1 7 undated Original BadgerCare Concept Paper
7-1-1 1 8 undated Wisconsin Estimated Population Without Insurance
7-1-1 1 9 1/15/1998 Wisconsin Title XXI Children's Health Insurance Program State Plan Amendment
7-1-1 1 10 1/21/1998 Section 1115(a) Waiver Request for BadgerCare

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Series Box Folder Date Folder Subject
7-1-1 1 11 1/23/1998 Response to Private Entities to Supplement Outreach and Eligibility
7-1-1 1 12 1/23/1998 Need to Build Support
7-1-1 1 13 2/9/1998 Concerns on BadgerCare
7-1-1 1 14 3/6/1998 BadgerCare "Approvable Package" Concerns
7-1-1 1 15 3/17/1998 No Privatization of BadgerCare
7-1-1 1 16 3/17/1998 Application for State Children's Health Plan Title XXI
7-1-1 1 17 3/20/1998 BadgerCare Needed in Wisconsin
7-1-1 1 18 3/25/1998 Response to Issues from HCFA
7-1-1 1 19 4/14/1998 HCFA Questions on BadgerCare Proposal
7-1-1 1 20 5/8/1998 Answers to HCFA's Questions

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Series Box Folder Date Folder Subject
7-1-1 1 21 5/22/1998 Revised Budget Neutrality Tables for 1115 Waiver Request
7-1-1 1 22 5/29/1998 HCFA Approval/OBRA Children 15-18 for BadgerCare Program
7-1-1 1 23 6/8/1998 Extension of Waiver Request
7-1-1 1 24 6/8/1998 State Plan Amendments Submission
7-1-1 1 25 6/29/1998 Summary of BadgerCare Revisions and Overview of Revised Estimate
7-1-1 1 26 6/30/1998 Draft of Waiver or Plan Amendments
7-1-1 1 27 6/30/1998 HCFA's Approval Strategy for BadgerCare
7-1-1 1 28 7/1/1998 BadgerCare Talking Points and Funding Estimates
7-1-1 1 29 7/9/1998 Crossroads in Negotiations with HCFA
7-1-1 1 30 7/10/1998 Draft of BadgerCare Amended Waiver Request

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Series Box Folder Date Folder Subject
7-1-1 1 31 7/13/1998 Status of BadgerCare
7-1-1 1 32 7/17/1998 Draft of Amended 1115 Waiver Request Submission Letter
7-1-1 1 33 7/17/1998 Cost Sharing Revenue Allocation
7-1-1 1 34 7/20/1998 BadgerCare as Capped Medicaid Entitlement or Expansion?
7-1-1 1 35 7/29/1998 Update on Status of BadgerCare
7-1-1 1 36 7/31/1998 Draft Proposed Federal Legislative Language for BadgerCare
7-1-1 1 37 7/31/1998 BadgerCare Phone Talking Points "Hi Donna, this is..."
7-1-1 1 38 8/1/1998 BadgerCare Talking Points
7-1-1 1 39 8/14/1998 Script for Telephone Call to Senator Don Nickles on BadgerCare
7-1-1 1 40 8/19/1998 HCFA's Approval Strategy for BadgerCare

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Series Box Folder Date Folder Subject
7-1-1 1 41 8/25/1998 Telephone Calls to Senator Trent Lott and Speaker Newt Gingrich
7-1-1 1 42 8/28/1998 Letters of Support
7-1-1 1 43 8/31/1998 To Attach BadgerCare Approval as Amendment to Labor-Health and Human Services Bill
7-1-1 1 44 9/3/1998 Summary of BadgerCare and Federal Statutory Language
7-1-1 1 45 undated Technical Assistance on BadgerCare Proposal
7-1-1 1 46 9/15/1998 Requesting a Title XXI Waiver for BadgerCare Implementation
7-1-1 1 47 9/18/1998 BadgerCare Demonstration Program Compromise Principal
7-1-1 1 48 9/18/1998 Testimony on Wisconsin's Experience with Title XXI
7-1-1 1 49 9/23/1998 BadgerCare Issues Pending HCFA's Response
7-1-1 1 50 9/30/1998 Children's Health Insurance Program:  First Year Progress Report

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Series Box Folder Date Folder Subject
7-1-1 1 51 10/7/1998 Reconsideration of BadgerCare Approval
7-1-1 1 52 10/8/1998 Reconsideration of BadgerCare Approval
7-1-1 1 53 10/30/1998 Regarding Inaccuracies in Previous Letter About BadgerCare Proposal
7-1-1 1 54 undated BadgerCare:  A Case Study of Elusive New Federalism
7-1-1 1 55 undated Coverage of Children and Parents Under BadgerCare
7-1-1 1 56 11/18/1998 Wisconsin Children's Health Insurance Program State Plan Profile
7-1-1 1 57 11/20/1998 Response to HCFA Proposal on Eligibility "Roll Back"
7-1-1 1 58 11/30/1998 BadgerCare Letters of Support
7-1-1 1 59 12/15/1998 BadgerCare Enrollment Trigger
7-1-1 1 60 12/15/1998 Health Insurance Premium Payment Cost Effectiveness

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Series Box Folder Date Folder Subject
7-1-1 1 61 12/15/1998 BadgerCare HCFA Approval Timetable
7-1-1 1 62 12/16/1998 BadgerCare Budget Neutrality Summary and Overview
7-1-1 1 63 12/18/1998 BadgerCare Amended Waiver Request
7-1-1 1 64 12/22/1998 BadgerCare Enrollment Trigger Operations Memo
7-1-1 1 65 12/23/1998 Status of BadgerCare Approval
7-1-1 1 66 12/14/1998 BadgerCare Eligibility Question
7-1-1 1 67 1/15/1999 Revised State Plan Pages
7-1-1 1 68 1/15/1999 BadgerCare Outstanding Issues
7-1-1 1 69 1/15/1999 BadgerCare Enrollment and Cost Estimates
7-1-1 1 70 1/15/1999 Title 19 Medicaid Costs

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Series Box Folder Date Folder Subject
7-1-1 1 71 1/15/1999 Revised BadgerCare Waiver Application
7-1-1 1 72 1/19/1999 Suggested Revisions and Terms and Conditions on BadgerCare Waiver
7-1-1 1 73 1/22/1999 Application for State Child Health Plan Under Title XXI
7-1-1 1 74 1/22/1999 HCFA Special Terms and Conditions for BadgerCare
7-1-1 1 75 1/22/1999 HCFA Approval BadgerCare Program 1115 Waiver
7-1-1 1 76 1/22/1999 HCFA Approval of Children's Health Insurance Program Title XXI Plan
7-1-1 1 77 1/22/1999 HCFA Approval of BadgerCare Waiver Amendment and Demonstration
7-1-1 1 78 1/22/1999 Governor Thompson Announces Agreement on BadgerCare
7-1-1 1 79 1/22/1999 "BadgerCare in a Box" Program Summary
7-1-1 1 80 1/25/1999 Questions From Julie Schneider and Our Answers

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Series Box Folder Date Folder Subject
7-1-1 1 81 1/28/1999 Letters to Legislative Supporters
7-1-1 1 82 3/16/1999 Wisconsin Tribal Consultation For BadgerCare
7-1-1 1 83 3/23/1999 BadgerCare Update For Secretary's Office
7-1-1 1 84 3/25/1999 Wisconsin BadgerCare HMO Certification Application
7-1-1 1 85 3/26/1999 Paper on BadgerCare Implementation Issues
7-1-1 1 86 5/14/1999 BadgerCare "Crowd-Out" Provisions
7-1-1 1 87 5/25/1999 Revised "BadgerCare in a Box" Program Summary
7-1-1 1 88 5/25/1999 HCFA Questions on BadgerCare Operational Protocol
7-1-1 1 89 5/26/1999 HCFA Questions on Systems Issues and Children's Health Insurance Program Implementation
7-1-1 1 90 5/27/1999 Changes and Clarifications to HCFA Approval Letter

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Series Box Folder Date Folder Subject
7-1-1 1 91 6/1/1999 BadgerCare Budget Summary476
7-1-1 1 92 6/18/1999 HCFA Follow-Up and Questions on Operational Protocol
7-1-1 1 93 6/18/1999 HMO Contract Amendments to Add BadgerCare to Current HMO Contract
7-1-1 1 94 6/21/1999 Wisconsin Letter Accepting HCFA's Conditions For BadgerCare
7-1-1 1 95 6/30/1999 Letters to BadgerCare Supporters, Employers and Legislature
7-1-1 1 96 7/1/1999 Approval of BadgerCare Operational Protocol by HCFA
7-1-1 1 97 7/1/1999 Application for State Child Health Plan Under Title XXI Draft
7-1-1 1 98 7/8/1999 Emergency Administrative Rules for BadgerCare
7-1-1 1 99 7/19/1999 HCFA Review of HMO Contract Amendment for BadgerCare
7-1-1 1 100 8/4/1999 BadgerCare Operational Protocol

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Series Box Folder Date Folder Subject
7-1-1 1 101 1/18/1999 Clarification of Upper Payment Limit for BadgerCare
7-1-1 1 102 9/24/1999 Approved State Plan Amendment
7-1-1 1 103 9/27/1999 Children's Health Insurance Program Election Letter
7-1-1 1 104 undated Medicaid and BadgerCare Outreach Activities to Minorities and Women
7-1-1 1 105 10/25/1999 HCFA Comments on BadgerCare Operational Protocol
7-1-1 1 106 11/29/1999 HCFA's Amended Award Letter
7-1-1 1 107 1997-1999 Biennial Report on BadgerCare
7-1-1 1 108 1/6/2000 HCFA's Letter on State Children's Health Insurance Program Flexibility, Requirements and Eligibility Policy
7-1-1 1 109 1/7/2000 Requesting Amendment to BadgerCare Waiver
7-1-1 1 110 2/9/2000 Administrative Rules Relating to BadgerCare

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Series Box Folder Date Folder Subject
7-1-1 1 111 2/18/2000 HMO Rates for State Fiscal Years 1999-2001
7-1-1 1 112 2/24/2000 HMO Rates for the 1999-2001 Biennium
7-1-1 1 113 3/8/2000 Questions and Concerns on BadgerCare HMO Contract Issues
7-1-1 1 114 3/10/2000 Draft BadgerCare Waiver Amendment Request
7-1-1 1 115 3/10/2000 BadgerCare Waiver Amendment Request
7-1-1 1 116 3/10/2000 Thompson Administration Submits Amended BadgerCare Waiver
7-1-1 1 117 3/13/2000 Seeking Approval for BadgerCare Amended Waiver Request
7-1-1 1 118 3/31/2000 Wisconsin State Evaluation of our Children's Health Insurance Plan
7-1-1 1 119 3/31/2000 Council of State Governments Innovations Awards 2000 Application
7-1-1 1 120 4/25/2000 Legislation to Change Financing Mechanism for State Children's Health Insurance Program

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Series Box Folder Date Folder Subject
7-1-1 2 121 5/3/2000 HCFA BadgerCare Site Review
7-1-1 2 122 5/25/2000 Disappointment Slow Progress to Approve Waiver Amendment
7-1-1 2 123 6/1/2000 BadgerCare Demonstration Waiver January-March 2000 Quarterly Report
7-1-1 2 124 7/3/2000 Status of Amended Waiv`er Request
7-1-1 2 125 7/31/2000 HCFA Criteria for 1115 Waivers
7-1-1 2 126 8/3/2000 Questions on Amended Waiver Request
7-1-1 2 127 9/8/2000 BadgerCare Waiver Quarterly Report for April-June 2000
7-1-1 2 128 9/14/2000 Wisconsin's Response to Questions from HCFA
7-1-1 2 129 11/9/2000 Impact of BadgerCare on Private Insurance Replacement
7-1-1 2 130 11/28/2000 Response to Teleconference with HCFA

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Series Box Folder Date Folder Subject
7-1-1 2 131 12/7/2000 Final Waiver Request
7-1-1 2 132 1/8/2001 BadgerCare Annual Report for July 1999 through June 2000
7-1-1 2 133 1/18/2001 Governor Announces New Waiver for BadgerCare
7-1-1 2 134 1/19/2001 Approval Letter for Wisconsin State Children's Health Insurance Program 1115 Demonstration Proposal
7-1-1 2 135 10/1997-1/2001 Press Articles on BadgerCare
7-1-1 2 136 undated Form Letters:  BadgerCare Enrollment, Health Insurance Premium Payment Letters, Employer Verification Letter and Form, BadgerCare Premium Notices
7-1-1 2 137 1999 BadgerCare Outreach Brochures and Poster
7-1-1 2 138 12/1998 "BadgerCare:  A Case Study of the Elusive New Federalism"
7-1-1 2 139 1999 BadgerCare Fact Sheets from DHFS Website
7-1-1 2 140 1999 BadgerCare Presentations

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Series Box Folder Date Folder Subject
7-1-1 2 141 10/19/1998 CARES Demonstration
7-1-1 2 142 5/24/1999 County Training Manual
7-1-1 2 143 6/1999 Community Agency Training Manual                                                                                 
7-1-1 2 144 1999 BadgerCare 1999-2001 Biennium Budget Materials
7-1-1 2 145 1999 BadgerCare Statutory Language
7-1-1 2 146 7/1999-12/2000 BadgerCare Monthly Reports
7-1-1 2 147-148 1997-2000 BadgerCare Correspondence - Secretary's Office