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All Providers
Description: Medicaid Insurance Verification Services (MIVS) – Third Party Liability (TPL) Support Services
Effective November 1, 2011, the Medicaid Insurance Verification Services (MIVS) contract will no longer be administered by Affiliated Computer Services, Inc. Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina (BCBSSC) will be performing the following services on behalf of the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS):
Posted:10/7/2011 1:31:33 PM

SC Hospitals And Medicaid Partner To Reduce Preterm Births
Description: Columbia, S.C. — Forty-Two Of 43 Hospitals That Deliver Babies In South Carolina Have Signed A Pledge To End The Practice Of Harmful Elective Deliveries Prior To 39 Weeks For Pregnant Medicaid Enrollees, The South Carolina Department Of Health And Human Services (SCDHHS) Announced Thursday.
Posted: 10/6/2011 3:37:33 PM

SCDHHS offers Free Provider Workshops
Description: Attached is a Schedule of The Free Provider Workshops offered by theSCDHHS to include Medicaid Basics, Comprehensive Web Tool, Overview of Third Party Liability and Overview of Claim-level Adjustments.
To attend these training sessions, you may register through the South Carolina Medicaid Provider Outreach Web site at www.scmedicaidprovider.org or by calling the South Carolina Medicaid Provider Service Center at 1-888-289-0709. Select menu option 1 for the Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) Support Center.
Posted: 10/5/2011 8:17:57 AM

Telemedicine Policy Revision
Description: The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) has revised its Telemedicine policy effective for dates of service on or after November 1, 2011. Information pertaining to service sites, provider types, services eligible for reimbursement, guidelines of required conditions for service, reimbursement criteria, documentation needed, and non-covered services are all outlined in the updated section of our manual, which is titled “Telemedicine”.
Posted: 9/30/2011 11:30:01 AM

Birthing Center Reimbursement Procedure Change
Description: Effective November 1, 2011, The South Carolina Department Of Health And Human Services (SCDHHS) Is Updating Its Enrollment And Reimbursement Procedures For Services Provided In Birthing Centers.
Posted:09/30/2011

Pharmacy Reimbursement
Description: Effective With Dates Of Service On Or After November 1, 2011, South Carolina Medicaid Will Include Wholesale Acquisition Cost (WAC) Plus 0.8% In Our Basis For Payment, "lesser Than Logic" In Determining The Reimbursement For Medicaid Prescriptions. Posted:09/30/2011

Transition Of Vaccine Assurance For All Children (VAFAC) To Vaccine For Children (VFC)
Description: Based On Changes Made To The Vaccine Assurance For All Children (Vafac) Program By The South Carolina Department Of Health And Environmental Control (Scdhec), All Providers Must Re-Enroll From Vafac To Vaccine For Children (Vfc) To Avoid Interruption Of Vaccine Ordering Capabilities.
Posted: 9/23/2011 9:19:45 AM

South Carolina Medicaid 5010 Web Page
Description: The South Carolina Department Of Health And Human Services (SCDHHS) Is Pleased To Announce Its New Web Page Solely Dedicated To Information For HIPAA 5010 Implementation.
Posted: 9/23/2011 9:00:37 AM

I. All Patient Refined Diagnosis Related Grouper (APR-DRG)
II. Hospital-Acquired Conditions (HACs)

Description: I. The South Carolina Department Of Health And Human Services (SCDHHS) Will Implement A New DRG Grouper For All Inpatient Hospital Claims With Dates Of Discharges On Or After October 1, 2011.
II. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) requires Medicaid programs nationwide to demonstrate that they are not paying for Hospital-Acquired Conditions (HACs);
Posted: 9/23/2011 8:57:43 AM

National Correct Coding Initiative Training
Description: On August 25, 2011, The South Carolina Department Of Health And Human Services (SCDHHS) Issued A Bulletin Announcing Our Partnership With Health Management Systems Inc. (HMS) To Perform National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI) Edits Beginning September 27, 2011.
SCDHHS and Health Management Systems will provide the following webinar training sessions at 2:00 PM:
Posted: 9/15/2011 9:07:33 AM

The CMS Clinical Quality Measures Webinar From August 30, 2011 Is Now Available Online.
Visit The CMS Web Site To View A Pdf Of The Presentation.

You may also listen to a recording of the CMS webinar.
Posted: 9/14/2011 10:02:49 AM

Providers Indicated
Description: National Correct Coding Initiative
Effective September 27, 2011, the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) will implement the National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI) on a prepayment basis for claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2010. This is in accordance with Section 6507 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (P.L. 111-148), as amended by the Health Care and Education Recovery Act of 2010 (P.L. 111-152), together referred to as the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
Posted: 8/30/2011 9:17:57 AM

South Carolina OB/GYN Societies Endorse SCDHHS' Effort To End Elective Deliveries Prior To 39
Posted: 8/26/2011 4:21:57 PM

All Providers
Description: On May 17, 2011, the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) issued a bulletin announcing our partnership with MedSolutions for the management of Prior Authorizations (PA) on High Tech Radiology Services. In order to provide clarification on this program to the provider community, MedSolutions will be offering additional provider trainings on Tuesday, September 13th and Thursday, September 15th 2011.

I. Webinar Training Schedule For High Tech Radiology Services
II. Covered Procedure Codes for High Tech Radiology Services
III Frequently Asked Questions and Policies & Procedures
Posted: 8/25/2011 2:05:27 PM

Dental Providers Survey
Description: SCDHHS Is Interested In Gathering Feedback From Medicaid Dental Providers. If You Are An Enrolled Dental Provider, Please Visit The Link Below And Fill Out The Short Survey. All Surveys Must Be Submitted No Later Than September 30. Your Opinions Are Important To Us, So Thank You For Your Input.
Take The Survey
Posted: 8/19/2011 2:01:27 PM

ATC Medicaid managed care plan scaling back in Upstate
Description: Columbia, SC—approximately 8,100 South Carolina Medicaid Beneficiaries in the upstate who are enrolled in the Absolute Total Care (ATC) Managed Care Plan will soon be asked to choose another plan, the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) announced Wednesday. The announcement comes after ATC notified the department it intends to withdraw from participation in Spartanburg, Cherokee and Union Counties.
Posted: 8/17/2011 1:04:57 PM

All Providers
Description: SCDHHS Offers Web Tool Redesign Training Workshops
To attend these training sessions, you may register through the South Carolina Medicaid Provider Outreach Web site at www.scmedicaidprovider.org or by calling the South Carolina Medicaid Provider Service Center at 1-888-289-0709. Select menu option 1 for the Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) Support Center.
Posted: 8/15/2011 10:04:57 AM

Transportation Broker Contact Information
Description: In A Medicaid Bulletin Dated June 20, 2011, The South Carolina Department Of Health And Human Services (SCDHHS) Announced That Broker Contracts For All Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Services (NEMT) Awards Were Finalized And Awarded To Logisticare Solutions, Llc And American Medical Response, Incorporated.
Posted: 8/12/2011 2:45:54 PM

All Providers
Description: SCDHHS Offers Free Provider Workshops
Attached is a schedule of the free provider workshops offered by the SCDHHS to include Medicaid Basics, Comprehensive Web Tool, Overview of Third Party Liability and Overview of Claim-level Adjustments.
To attend these training sessions, you may register through the South Carolina Medicaid Provider Outreach Web site at www.scmedicaidprovider.org or by calling the South Carolina Medicaid Provider Service Center at 1-888-289-0709. Select menu option 1 for the Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) Support Center.
Posted: 8/5/2011 12:01:52 AM

MEDICAID SCAM ALERT
Description: Medicaid Scam Alert
COLUMBIA, S.C. - The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) has recently received multiple reports of residents getting unsolicited calls from individuals posing as Medicaid representatives or workers at medical offices. These callers have attempted to gain personal information, such as Social Security numbers, Medicaid identification numbers and bank account numbers.
Posted:8/1/2011 8:48:52 AM

Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Providers
Description: Changes In Policies And Procedures For Providing Incontinence And Other Waiver Supplies And Services
The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) is changing the billing procedures for all oral nutritional supplement and incontinence providers. This change will streamline the billing process and allow you to receive referrals and authorizations from CLTC (Community Long Term Care) in an electronic format.
Posted: 7/21/2011 8:48:52 AM

Public Notice Final Notice Of Action
Payment To Medicaid Providers Reduced And Beneficiary Co-Payments Increased July 11, 2011

Description: The South Carolina Department Of Health And Human Services (SCDHHS), As Required By Federal Regulations Of Title 42 Part 447 Section 205, Gives Final Notice Of The Following Actions Regarding Its Methods And Standards For Paying Providers And Beneficiary Cost Sharing Under The State Plan Under Title XIX Of The Social Security Act Medical Assistance Program (Medicaid).
Posted: 7/8/2011 4:38:52 PM

Medicaid Reimbursement Changes
Description: The South Carolina Department Of Health And Human Services (SCDHHS) Announces The Following Changes To Maintain Expenditures Within Budget Appropriations For State Fiscal Year 2012.
Posted: 7/8/2011 4:22:17 PM

Transportation Broker Contract Awards
Description: On May 24, 2011, the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) received final notice from the South Carolina Materials Management Office that two brokers were awarded Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT) contracts; LogistiCare Solutions, LLC and American Medical Response, Incorporated.
Posted: 7/1/2011 12:44:00 PM

Providers Indicated
Description: I. Preferred Drug List (PDL) Revisions
II. Processing of Claims for Compounded Pharmaceuticals
III. Six Month's Supply for Contraceptives
Posted: 7/1/2011 12:43:02 PM

SCDHHS Offers Free Provider Workshops
Description: Attached is a schedule of the free provider workshops offered by the SCDHHS to include Medicaid Basics, Comprehensive Web Tool, Overview of Third Party Liability and Overview of Claim-level Adjustments. To attend these training sessions, you may register through the South Carolina Medicaid Provider Outreach Web site at www.scmedicaidprovider.org or by calling the South Carolina Medicaid Provider Service Center at 1-888-289-0709. Select menu option 1 for the Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) Support Center. For online training sessions, go to www.medicaidelearning.com.
Posted: 6/30/2011 8:25:53 AM

Agency Details Proposal To Reduce State Medicaid Costs By $125 Million
Description: Columbia, S.C. - The South Carolina Department Of Health And Human Services (SCDHHS) announced its proposal Monday to reduce state Medicaid expenditures for fiscal year 2012 by approximately $125 million through a combination of quality improvement initiatives, provider reimbursement reductions, increased patient contributions and other strategies.
Posted: 6/6/2011 2:50:53 PM

Public Notice of Proposed Medicaid Cost Savings
Description: The South Carolina Department Of Health And Human Services (SCDHHS), as required by Federal Regulations of Title 42 Part 447 Section 205, gives notice of the following proposed cost savings measures regarding its methods and standards of reimbursement for Medicaid services provided under the State Plan under Title XIX of the Social Security Act Medical Assistance Program.
Posted: 6/6/2011 10:48:18 AM

Medicaid Beneficiary
Description: June 2011 Beneficiary Newsletter
The South Carolina Healthy Connections Medicaid program is making changes that may affect the services you receive. These changes are allowed under federal law [42 CFR 440.230(d)] and are important to maintain a strong Medicaid program. Please read this newsletter carefully and call the Medicaid Resource Center at (888) 549-0820 if you have any questions.
Posted:6/3/2011 9:42:45 AM

SCDHHS Offers Free Provider Workshops
Description: The free provider workshops offered by the SCDHHS include Medicaid Basics, Comprehensive Web Tool, Overview of Third Party Liability and Overview of Claim-level Adjustments. To attend these training sessions, you may register through the South Carolina Medicaid Provider Outreach Web site at www.scmedicaidprovider.org or by calling the South Carolina Medicaid Provider Service Center at 1-888-289-0709. Select menu option 1 for the Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) Support Center.
Posted: 6/1/2011 11:48:45 AM

17 Alpha Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate
Description: In February 2011, The Food And Drug Administration (FDA) Issued Approval For Makenatm, A Commercially Produced 17-Alpha Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate (17-P) Product.
Posted: 5/20/2011 4:43:45 PM

Home Health Policy Update And Training
Description: The South Carolina Department Of Health And Human Services Will Offer Provider Training On The Home Health Program And Provider Manual.
Posted: 5/18/2011 11:50:58 AM

I   Prior Authorization (PA) For High Tech Radiology Services
Description: As part of the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) continuing efforts to provide cost-effective care for its recipients, we are implementing a radiology management program for outpatient radiology scans in partnership with MedSolutions.

II   Training Schedule For High Tech Radiology Services
Description: SCDHHS and MedSolutions will be providing training for providers on the PA process.
Posted: 5/18/2011 11:47:15 AM

Providers Indicated
Description: Reporting Patient Liability On Cms-1500/837p Claims
On December 10, 2010, the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) issued a bulletin, notifying providers of warning edits related to patient responsibility that were to be effective with claims and provider error correction forms (ECFs) received on or after January 10, 2011. Implementation of these warning edits was delayed. They will be implemented for claims and provider ECFs received on or after June 15, 2011.
Posted: 5/11/2011 12:55:20 PM

SC Dentist Admits Medicaid Fraud; Pays Back $800,000
Description: Columbia, S.C. - A South Carolina Pediatric Dentist Will Pay Back $800,000 In Taxpayer Money After Admitting To Billing Medicaid For Children's Dental Procedures He Never Actually Performed, The South Carolina Department Of Health And Human Services (Scdhhs) Announced Thursday.
Posted: 5/5/2011 3:55:15 PM

SCDHHS Offers Free Provider Workshops
Description: Attached Is A Schedule Of The Free Workshops Offered By The SCDHHS To Include Medicaid Basics, Comprehensive Web Tool, Overview of Third Party Liability And Overview of Claim-Level Adjustments.
To attend these training sessions, you may register through the South Carolina Medicaid Provider Outreach website at www.scmedicaidprovider.org or by calling the South Carolina Medicaid Provider Service Center at 1-888-289-0709. Select menu option 1 for the Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) Support Center.
Posted: 5/4/2011 11:42:15 AM

New MCO Contract Language
Description: The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) Has Developed a Standardized Subcontract Boilerplate for All Providers Who Contract with Medicaid Managed Care Organizations (MCOs).
The new subcontract boilerplate is a result of a collaborative effort between representatives of SCDHHS, the Medicaid Managed Care Organizations (MCOs), and South Carolina Medical Association Society of Managed Care Contractors and will be replacing existing subcontracts utilized by the MCOs over the next four years.
Posted: 4/28/2011 11:54:10 AM

Management Of Mental Health, HIV/AIDS And Oncology Medications
Description: On April 6, 2011, The General Assembly Approved Joint Resolution S.434 Which Now Allows The South Carolina Department Of Health And Human Services (Scdhhs) To Require Prior Authorization (Pa) On Medications Used To Treat Major Depression, Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder, Hiv/Aids And Cancer.
Posted: 04/26/2011

All Patient Refined Diagnosis Related Grouper (APR – DRG) Training
Description: The South Carolina Department Of Health And Human Services (Scdhhs) Will Offer 4 Regional Trainings On The New Apr-Drg Grouper. Effective With Discharges On Or After October 1, 2011, Apr-Drg Version 28 Will Replace The Current 3m Grouper Version 24 With Crosswalk.
Posted:04/25/2011

Providers Indicated
Description: Eligibility Verification Problem
Providers may have been given inaccurate information concerning participation in a managed care plan (Managed Care Organization (MCO) or Medical Homes Network (MHN)) when checking eligibility from Saturday, March 26, 2011 through Thursday, March 31, 2011. Enrollment in an MCO or MHN was not reflected. Beneficiaries enrolled in an MCO or MHN appeared, in error, as being enrolled in fee-for-service Medicaid. We apologize for any inconvenience and have corrected the problem; however, it is possible claims will reject with a 965 or 989 edit, requiring action on the part of the provider.
Posted:4/18/2011 10:18:14 AM

Providers Indicated
Description: Policy Statement - Outpatient Therapy Services
As a reminder to all hospital providers, the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) will reimburse physical, occupational, and speech therapy services in an outpatient hospital only under the following conditions:
Posted: 4/12/2011 7:31:14 AM

All Providers
Description: Rehabilitative Therapy
This is an update to the January 31, 2011, Medicaid bulletin which addresses the requirements for additional units request for Private Rehabilitative Therapy Services (speech-language pathology, occupational, and/or physical therapy). Individuals under age 21 will require prior approval once they have reached a combined total of 75 hours (300 units) per fiscal year. The hours used as of April 1st will count toward this checkpoint for the fiscal year ending June 30. The state fiscal year begins July 1st and ends June 30th of each year.
Posted: 4/11/2011 7:54:55

Medicaid Rate Reduction
Description: Reimbursement for South Carolina Medicaid providers will be reduced by 3% effective for dates of service beginning on Friday, April 8, 2011.
Posted: 4/7/2011 9:49:07 AM

Providers Indicated
Description: Managed Care Organizations (MCOs) Contract Changes
I. Prior Authorization for Acute Inpatient Psychiatric Services
Effective on or after May 1, 2011, the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) will be including Medicaid covered inpatient Behavioral Health Services (DRGs 424-433 and 521-523) in a general acute care hospital as a part of the Managed Care Organization (MCO) covered responsibilities.

II. Co-Payments
Beginning April 1, 2011, SCDHHS will increase the amount of adult beneficiary co-payments as reflected in the Medicaid Bulletin dated March 16, 2011.
Posted:4/4/2011 7:56:05 AM

SCDHHS Offers Free Provider Workshops
Description: SCDHHS Offers Free Provider Workshops April - June 2011
The free workshops offered by the SCDHHS include Medicaid Basics, Comprehensive Web Tool, Overview of Third Party Liability and Overview of Claim-level Adjustments.
Posted: 3/30/2011 10:01:39 AM

Announcement: Two Upcoming National Provider Education Calls on Registration for the EHR Incentive Programs.
Description: On Fri Apr 1, the CMS Provider Communications Group will host a national provider education call for eligible professionals about registration for the Medicare Electronic Health Records (EHR) Incentive Program.

Wed Apr 6, 1:30-3pm EST – Eligible Hospitals, Medicare and Medicaid Incentive Programs.
CMS will host a second national call for eligible hospitals about registration for the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs.
Posted: 3/29/2011 2:09:05 PM

Announcement All Patient Refined Diagnosis Related Grouper (APR - DRG)
Description: The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) will implement a new DRG Grouper for all inpatient hospital claims with discharges on or after October 1, 2011. APR-DRG version 28 will replace the current 3M grouper version 24 with crosswalk.

The South Carolina Hospital Association (SCHA) has invited SCDHHS to participate on their monthly teleconference to discuss the agency’s move to the APR-DRG Grouper and answer your questions. The Teleconference is scheduled for April 14, 2011, from 10:00AM to 11:00AM. This will be the first of a series of provider educational events presented by SCDHHS.

Registration form for the teleconference
Frequently Asked Questions
Posted: 3/28/2011 8:55:15 AM

State Eligibility Option For Family Planning Services
Description: Prior To The Affordable Care Act (ACA), A 1115 Demonstration Waiver Was Required For States To Provide Family Planning Services To Individuals Otherwise Ineligible For Medicaid Coverage.
Posted:3/25/2011 9:57:57 AM

SC Medicaid Agency Appoints CIO
Description: (SCDHHS) Announced Thursday The Establishment Of An Office Of Information Management And Named John Supra The Agency's Chief Information Officer (CIO) To Oversee Efforts To Create A More Efficient And Modern Medicaid Program.
Posted: 3/24/2011 9:57:57 AM

Senate Finance Budget Presentation 3/23/11
Posted: 3/23/2011 4:14:53 PM

Co-Payments
Description: Beginning April 1, 2011, the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) will increase the amount of beneficiary co-payments. Additionally, persons age 19 and older who participate in home and community based waiver programs through Community Long Term Care or the South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs will be asked to make a co-payment for some of their medical services.
Posted: 3/18/2011 11:35:31 AM

For Immediate Release
Description: Medicaid Agency Announces New Deputy Director For Long Term Care And Behavioral Health Services
Posted: 3/10/2011 9:26:57 AM

For Immediate Release
Description: Medicaid Agency Announces Plan To Reduce Budget Deficit; Protect Services
Posted: 3/4/2011 4:40:56 PM

All Providers
Description: Medicaid Rate Reduction
In anticipation of the General Assembly's final approval of S.434, a Joint Resolution allowing the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) to pursue cost efficiencies, SCDHHS will reduce the reimbursement amount to providers by 3% effective for dates of service on or after April 4, 2011. This reduction in reimbursement rates will also be reflected in the April, 1, 2011 Managed Care Organization capitation rates, along with additional cost savings strategies.
Posted: 3/4/2011 2:40:39 PM

Free Provider Wrkshops March -May 2011
Description: SCDHHS Offers Free Provider Workshops
Posted: 3/1/2011 2:46:54 PM

SFY 2011-2012 Budget Request Letter To House Ways And Committee, Feb. 22, 2011
Posted: 2/23/2011 2:45:59 PM

Providers Indicated
Description: Revised Billing Procedures For The Vaccine Assurance For All Children (VAFAC) Program
Effective February 15, 2011, for claims received with a date of service on or after January 1, 2011, the South Carolina Department Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) will implement the following changes to the billing policy for the reimbursement of VAFAC vaccine administration. For accuracy and program compliance, providers are required to include specific information. The appropriate vaccination product(s) Current Procedural Terminology code (CPT) must be included on the claim when filing for reimbursement for the administration of these vaccines. Posted:2/18/2011 9:52:35 AM

Registration for February 18, 2011 CMS National Call
Description: February 18, 2011 CMS National Call: How To Register For The Medicaid EHR Incentive Program
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is hosting a national provider call addressing how Eligible Professionals (physicians; dentists; nurse practitioners; certified nurse-midwives; and physician assistants who furnish services in a Federally Qualified Health Center or Rural Health Clinic that is led by a physician assistant) can register for the Medicaid EHR Incentive Program.
Posted: 2/16/2011 10:50:30 AM

Provider Service Center
Description: In January 2011, The South Carolina Department Of Health And Human Services (Scdhhs) Implemented A New Provider Service Center (Psc) For Specific Provider Groups.
Posted: 2/10/2011 2:32:47 PM

Clarification On Private Therapy Reductions
Description: Due To System Changes Required, Private Rehabilitative Therapy Services (Speech-Language Pathology Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Or Physical Therapy) Will Be Limited To A Combined Total Of 75 Hours (300 Units) Per State Fiscal Year Effective April 1, 2011.
Posted: 1/31/2011 4:15:28 PM

S.C. Medicaid Announces Reinstatement Of Several Planned Service Reductions
Description: Columbia, S.C. — The South Carolina Department Of Health And Human Services (SCDHHS) Announced Monday That After A Review Ordered By Gov. Nikki Haley It Is Reversing Previously Planned Reductions To Several Optional Medicaid Services.
Posted: 1/31/2011 4:03:44 PM

Discontinuation Of Coverage For Adult Dental Services
Description:In A Medicaid Bulletin Dated December 14, 2010, The South Carolina Department Of Health And Human Services (SCDHHS) Communicated Upcoming Reductions To Adult Dental Services. The Purpose Of This Bulletin Is To Clarify Policy Changes To These Reductions.
Posted: 1/31/2011 4:00:28 PM

Medicaid Reductions Update
Description: The South Carolina Department Of Health And Human Services (Scdhhs) Issued A Medicaid Bulletin Dated December 14, 2010, Announcing The Elimination And Reduction Of Specific Services Effective February 1, 2011, Or April 1, 2011.
Posted: 1/31/2011 3:58:41 PM

Free Provider Workshops February - April 2011
Description: SCDHHS Offers Free Provider Workshops
Posted: 1/28/2011 12:30:55 PM

Providers Indicated
Description:
I. Expansion Of The Healthy Connections Choices Care Coordination Program
II.Inclusion of Two New Medical Homes Networks
Posted: 1/13/2011 12:52:32 PM

SC Medicaid approved to expand Healthy Connections Choices; 2 new plans set to join market
Description: Approximately 80,000 current South Carolina Medicaid beneficiaries will soon enjoy the benefits of a care coordination plan under a statewide initiative recently approved by the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Health Connections Choices Fact Sheet
Posted: 1/11/2011

All Medicaid Providers Eligible For Participation in the S.C. Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program
Description: S.C. Medicaid Ehr Incentive Program Update
Posted: 1/11/2011 8:43:32 AM

Free Provider Workshops January - March 2011
Description: SCDHHS Offers Free Provider Workshops
Posted: 1/5/2011 10:15:52 AM

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