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Select Dental Hygienists Added as Reimbursable Providers for IHS-MOA Clinics

December 13, 2016

Effective retroactively for dates of service on or after September 1, 2015, registered dental hygienists (RDHs), registered dental hygienists in alternative practice (RDHAPs) and registered dental hygienists in extended functions (RDHEFs) are eligible as reimbursable providers for Indian Health Services – Memorandum of Agreement (IHS-MOA) 638, clinics. RDHs, RDHAPs and RDHEFs are billed under the all-inclusive visit rate for Medi-Cal recipients (per-visit code 03 – dental services).