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Fiscal Year Two-Week Checkwrite Hold for Specific Provider Payments

June 5, 2017

Specific checkwrites scheduled for the last two weeks of each fiscal year (FY) will be delayed until the start of the next FY.

Checkwrite Hold for Fee-for-Service Provider Payments
Medi-Cal funded fee-for-service programs scheduled with a warrant date of June 22, 2017, will be held until July 7, 2017. Checkwrites and payments to the following programs will be held during this time period:

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

Checkwrite Hold for Fee-for-Service Provider Payments Including State-Only Programs
Medi-Cal funded fee-for-service and state-funded programs scheduled for June 29, 2017, will be held until July 7, 2017. Checkwrites and payments to the following programs will be held during this time period:

  • Abortion
  • California Children's Services (CCS) (CCS-state only)
  • CHDP (both state funded [Aid Code 8Y] and Medi-Cal funded)
  • Family PACT Program
  • Genetically Handicapped Persons Program (GHPP)
  • Healthy Families (HF) Program
  • Medi-Cal

Payments to the Every Woman Counts (EWC) program will be excluded from the checkwrite hold.