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News Archives: 2019

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System Upgrades Scheduled for December 2019DHCS Notice12/6/2019
Medi-Cal Celebrates Medi-Cal Subscription Service Milestone AchievementDHCS Notice9/27/2019
Billing Reminder: Do Not Use Non-Standard Claim FormsClaims9/26/2019
Health Access Programs Card ActivationFamily PACT9/25/2019
Clinic/Health Center Data Collection for 340B Analysis Related to Pharmacy Carve OutPharmacy9/23/2019
Updates to the Medi-Cal List of Contract DrugsPharmacy9/12/2019
Telehealth Policy Updates for Medi-Cal and Family PACT Programs ImplementedDHCS Notice8/30/2019
Correction: Update Regarding Access Into the HPE Application PortalDHCS Notice8/23/2019
Providers Should Hold Telehealth ClaimsClaims8/22/2019
Correction: Treatment Restrictions and Billing Requirements Revised for IpilimumabBilling8/9/2019
Telehealth Policy Update for Medi-Cal and Family PACT ProgramsDHCS Notice8/5/2019
Update to Pharmacy-Administered Vaccines in California FAQsPharmacy8/1/2019
Updates to the Medi-Cal List of Contract DrugsPharmacy8/1/2019
Long Term Care Rates Schedule UpdateRates7/31/2019
Updates to the List of Enteral Nutrition Products and Policy RemindersBilling7/30/2019
October 2019 Medi-Cal Provider SeminarOutreach & Education7/30/2019
Resubmission Date Update: Policy Update for Physician-Administered DrugsClaims7/25/2019
Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited Reimbursement Rate AdjustmentsPharmacy7/24/2019
September 2019 Medi-Cal Provider SeminarOutreach & Education7/19/2019
System Upgrades Scheduled for July 2019System7/9/2019
Updates to Physician-Administered Drugs and List of Contract DrugsPharmacy7/2/2019
Updated Reimbursement Rate for Routine Home Care Based on Length of StayRates7/2/2019
Gerber Good Start Enteral Nutrition Products No Longer a Medi-Cal BenefitDHCS Notice7/1/2019
August 2019 Medi-Cal Provider SeminarOutreach & Education7/1/2019
Billing Code Correction for Enfamil NeuroPro EnfaCareBilling6/24/2019
Online PDF RAD and Medi-Cal Financial SummaryClaims6/13/2019
Bill Fee-for-Service Medi-Cal for Dolutegravir/LamivudinePharmacy6/10/2019
Implementation of Hepatitis B Vaccine Medi-Cal BenefitBilling6/7/2019
Clotting Factors: Noncapitated Service Added to Select Managed Care PlansBilling6/6/2019
Pharmacist Services: New Family PACT BenefitFamily PACT6/6/2019
Dental Services Updated for FQHC, RHC and IHS-MOA Clinic ProvidersDHCS Notice6/6/2019
Fiscal Year Two-Week Checkwrite Hold for Specific Provider PaymentsBilling6/5/2019
System Upgrades Scheduled for June 2019System5/30/2019
DHCS to Unveil a New Medi-Cal Program Website this SummerDHCS Notice5/24/2019
Correction: Policy Update for Physician Administered DrugsClaims5/24/2019
July 2019 Medi-Cal Provider SeminarOutreach & Education5/20/2019
Long Term Care Rates Schedule UpdateRates5/15/2019
System Upgrades Scheduled for May 2019System5/10/2019
Every Woman Counts: Spanish Language Recipient Application Form UpdateEvery Woman Counts5/7/2019
First Infant Pertussis Death in 2019DHCS Notice5/7/2019
System Upgrades Scheduled for May 2019System5/3/2019
Update to CPSP Practitioner DefinitionDHCS Notice5/1/2019
Pharmacist Services Are a Medi-Cal BenefitPharmacy4/25/2019
Mastectomy Fitters May Enroll as Medi-Cal ProvidersDHCS Notice4/23/2019
Family PACT Claims Issue Resolved for Self-Administered ContraceptivesFamily PACT4/23/2019
Reimbursement Update for Electrocardiography Procedure CodesBilling4/18/2019
System Upgrades Scheduled for April 2019System4/17/2019
April Medi-Cal Update Bulletins: Posting Date DelayedDHCS Notice4/16/2019
Claims Payment Hold Update for Every Woman Counts ProgramEvery Woman Counts4/16/2019
Implementation Delay Resolved for New Medi-Cal Benefit CladribineClaims4/15/2019
CAIR: A Critical Resource for Patient Vaccine AssessmentPharmacy4/5/2019
June 2019 Medi-Cal Provider Training WebinarsOutreach & Education4/4/2019
Long Term Care Rates Schedule UpdateRates4/4/2019
Updated Email Address for Family PACTFamily PACT3/27/2019
Claims Payment Hold for the Every Woman Counts ProgramEvery Woman Counts3/26/2019
Update: Certain Paper Enrollment Applications Removed from the Medi-Cal WebsiteProvider Enrollment3/21/2019
Pharmacy Fee-For-Service Covered Outpatient Drugs FAQsPharmacy3/20/2019
Pharmacy Fee-For-Service Reimbursement Changes Began February 23, 2019Pharmacy3/20/2019
New Medi-Cal Enrollment Requirements for Certified Mastectomy FittersProvider Enrollment3/20/2019
System Upgrades Scheduled for March 2019System3/18/2019
May 2019 Medi-Cal Provider SeminarOutreach & Education3/15/2019
Medi-Cal Website to Get an Updated Look and FeelDHCS Notice3/15/2019
Every Woman Counts Recipient Application UpdateEvery Woman Counts3/6/2019
Every Woman Counts Income Eligibility Guidelines UpdateEvery Woman Counts3/6/2019
Updated Age Restrictions to Influenza Vaccine CodesPharmacy3/6/2019
Certain Paper Enrollment Applications Removed from the Medi-Cal WebsiteProvider Enrollment3/5/2019
Non-Medical Transportation: Enrollment and Documentation UpdatesBilling3/4/2019
Reimbursement of Unlisted Multianalyte Assays No Longer Requires InvoiceClaims3/4/2019
New Family PACT Benefit for HPV GenotypingFamily PACT2/27/2019
Claims for Noncapitated Antivirals for HCP 915 Erroneously DeniedClaims2/27/2019
Long Term Care Rates Schedule UpdateRates2/22/2019
Medi-Cal Pharmacy Provider Self-Attestation Ends February 28Pharmacy2/22/2019
Correction to TAR Criteria for CPT Code 81329HCPCS2/15/2019
April 2019 Medi-Cal Provider SeminarOutreach & Education2/15/2019
Online PDF RAD and Medi-Cal Financial SummaryClaims2/14/2019
Implementation Delay: Facility-Specific Reimbursement Rates for FS/NF-BRates2/7/2019
Implementation Delay: Facility-Specific Reimbursement Rates for FSSA/NF-BRates2/7/2019
Sponsored THCGME Programs May Seek Reimbursement for Care Given by ResidentsPrograms2/6/2019
Update: New Medi-Cal Benefit for Hepatitis B VaccineBilling2/5/2019
New Medi-Cal Benefit for Hepatitis B VaccinePharmacy2/4/2019
Erroneously Denied Claims for FQHC/RHC ServicesClaims2/1/2019
Reminder: Billing Transportation Services That Include Day and Night HoursBilling1/31/2019
LEA Claims Billed with CPT Code 96130 Erroneously DeniedHCPCS1/30/2019
Payment Processing Error for Procedure CodesHCPCS1/30/2019
Pharmacy Fee-For-Service Reimbursement Changes Begin February 23, 2019Pharmacy1/28/2019
Family PACT Claims for Self-Administered Contraceptives Erroneously DeniedFamily PACT1/28/2019
Medi-Cal Web Transaction Services Downtime Scheduled for January 2019System1/23/2019
Claims with Modifier 25 Erroneously Denied with RAD Code 0090Claims1/18/2019
Implementation Delay for New Medi-Cal Benefit CladribinePharmacy1/18/2019
Correction to 2019 CPT Annual UpdateHCPCS1/16/2019
2019 HCPCS Annual Update: Policy UpdatesHCPCS1/16/2019
New ‘Hot News’ Diabetes Prevention Program Link AvailableDHCS Notice1/14/2019
March 2019 Medi-Cal Provider SeminarOutreach & Education1/11/2019
Long Term Care Rates Schedule UpdateRates1/9/2019
EPSDT PDHC and PDN: TAR Submission UpdateeTAR & TAR1/8/2019
Whole Child Model Program Implementing in Select CountiesPrograms1/8/2019
Medi-Cal Website and AEVS Downtime Scheduled for January 2019System1/8/2019
Every Woman Counts Program Addition of New Data Entry Fields for DETECEvery Woman Counts1/7/2019
New Provider Bulletin: PAVE e-Form for Eligible Applicants and ProvidersProvider Enrollment1/4/2019
Diabetes Prevention Program: New Medi-Cal Benefit Coming in 2019Programs1/4/2019