August 2020 Medi-Cal Provider Seminar

June 5, 2020

The August Medi-Cal provider seminar is scheduled for August 26 – 27, 2020, at the Sacramento Marriott Hotel in Sacramento, California. Providers can access a class schedule for the seminar by visiting the Provider Training web page of the Medi-Cal Learning Portal (MLP) and clicking the seminar date(s) they would like to attend. Providers may RSVP by logging in to the MLP.

Throughout the year, the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) and the California MMIS Fiscal Intermediary, conduct Medi-Cal training seminars. These seminars, which target both novice and experienced providers and billing staff, cover the following topics:

  • Changes to Medi-Cal billing
  • Basic and advanced billing issues
  • Provider-specific billing questions
  • Specialty subject matters such as Home Health Agencies (HHA), Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS), Hospice Care, Medi-Cal Resources 101 and the Family Planning, Access, Care and Treatment (Family PACT) Program

Providers must register by August 7, 2020, to receive a hard copy of the Medi-Cal provider training workbooks on the date(s) of training. After August 7, 2020, the workbooks will be available only by download on the Medi-Cal Provider Training Workbooks page of the Medi-Cal website.

Note:
Wi-Fi will not be provided at the seminar. Please plan accordingly.

Providers that require more in-depth claim and billing information have the option to receive one-on-one claims assistance, which is available at all seminars, in the Claims Assistance Room.

Providers may also schedule a custom billing workshop. To contact the regional representative for your area, providers must first contact the Telephone Service Center (TSC) at 1-800-541-5555 and request to be contacted by a regional representative.

Providers are encouraged to bookmark the Provider Training page and refer to it often for current seminar information.