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Medicaid Committee

Statement of Purpose

The IAASE Medicaid Committee will identify and monitor current Medicaid issues that affect policy, procedure and finance while improving understanding and implementation for the IAASE membership and Executive Board.

Function and Tasks of the Medicaid Committee


  • The Medicaid Committee will provide current information and guidance to the membership on the best practices and implementation in the area of Medicaid services.

  • The Medicaid Committee will monitor current and emerging issues and legislation related to Medicaid services and will provide the Executive Board with information for action areas, and legislative proposals that maximize funding and successful implementation of the process.

  • The Medicaid Committee will communicate with the Illinois Department of Public Aid (IDPA) and other agencies directly involved regarding Medicaid procedures, funding and best practices.

  • The Medicaid Committee will provide draft letters and emails that IAASE Members can utilize to advocate for funding, procedural changes and support.

  • The Medicaid Committee will track trends affecting Medicaid implementation and provide direction to IAASE Members.


Medicaid Committee Chairperson(s)

Current Chairperson(s)

  • Kimberly Moore


  • The IAASE President will recommend the approval of the Medicaid Committee Chairperson(s) from a membership list of current Members.

  • Terms of the Medicaid Committee Chairperson(s) shall be for two (2) years and their appointment aligned with the term and recommendation of each new IAASE President. Chairperson(s) may be reappointed for successive two (2) year terms. Chairperson(s) who leave the position prior to the end of the two (2) years shall be replaced to fulfill the remaining portion of the two (2) year term.

  • The Medicaid Committee Chairperson(s) shall be a voting Member(s) of the IAASE Executive Board.

  • The Medicaid Committee Chairperson(s) will appoint Members in good standing to participate on the Committee. The Committee Chairperson(s) may add Members at any time and the term will be consistent with the term of each IAASE President.


Medicaid Committee Members

Kim Moore - Committee Chair Cassie Clark
Brandy Buske Marilyn Cross
Karen Cannon-Janettas Jan Pearcy


  • The Medicaid Committee Members will consist of a minimum of three (3) Members.

  • The Medicaid Committee Members will be selected based on the diversity of the IAASE membership including, the IAASE regions, experience, gender and racial background.

  • The Medicaid Committee Members terms shall be for two (2) years and their appointment aligned with the term of each new IAASE President. The Medicaid Committee Members may be reappointed to successive two (2) year terms. The Committee Members who leave the position prior to the end of a two (2) year term shall be replaced to fulfill the remaining portion of the term.


IAASE Medicaid Committee Meeting Schedule 2018-2019

September 18, 2018

November 20, 2018

February 12, 2019

April 23, 2019



All meetings will be held via webinar format and will start at 8:00 a.m. on dates listed.