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Fiscal Year 2013 – 2014 Checkwrite Hold for Specific Provider Payments

May 20, 2014

Specific checkwrites scheduled for fiscal year 2013 – 2014 will be delayed until the start of fiscal year 2014 – 2015 as outlined below.

Two Week Checkwrite Hold for Fee-For-Service Provider Payments – June 19, 2014

Payments to providers who render services through Medi-Cal funded programs scheduled for the June 19, 2014, checkwrites will be deferred to July 3, 2014, assuming enactment of the 2014 – 15 California State Budget Act on July 1, 2014. The checkwrites and payments to the following programs must be held during this time period:

  • Medi-Cal
  • Family PACT (Planning, Access, Care and Treatment)
  • Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP)
  • Abortion

Final June 2014 Checkwrite Hold for Fee-For-Service Provider Payments Including State Only Programs – June 26, 2014

Payments to providers who render services through Medi-Cal and state-funded programs scheduled for the June 26, 2014, checkwrites will be deferred to July 3, 2014, assuming enactment of the 2014 – 15 California State Budget Act on July 1, 2014. The checkwrites and payments to the following programs must be held during this time period:

  • Medi-Cal
  • California Children’s Services (CCS) (CCS-State only, CCS-Healthy Families, CCS-Medi-Cal)
  • Genetically Handicapped Persons Program (GHPP) (GHPP-State only, GHPP-Medi-Cal)
  • Abortion
  • Family PACT (Planning, Access, Care and Treatment)
  • Healthy Families (HF)
  • Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP) (both State funded [Aid Code 8Y] and Medi-Cal funded)

Payments to the Every Woman Counts program will be excluded from all June checkwrite holds.