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Clarification on Which Special Programs May Bill EWC

November 5, 2018

Providers who render services for the following special programs are reminded that they may bill only as an Every Woman Counts (EWC) Primary Care Provider using an NPI number that is actively enrolled, and must submit claims according to EWC guidelines. These special programs cannot submit claims as a referring provider.

  • LA County Waiver Program
  • Rural Health Clinics
  • Federally Qualified Health Centers
  • Indian Health Centers

Updated manual pages reflecting this change will be released in a future Medi-Cal Update.