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Eligibility Changes To The Children’s Health Insurance Program

  Program (CHIP), implemented in accordance with The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA). Effective on or after January 1, 2014, SCDHHS will amend the South Carolina State Plan for Medical Assistance, to be in compliance with federally mandated reforms that support South Carolina’s healthcare initiatives aimed at improving health and health outcomes.
Post date: 12/20/2013 - 1:57pm

Regarding Payment Rates For Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility Services

The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS), pursuant to the requirements of Section 1902(a)(13)(A) of the Social Security Act, gives notice of the following action regarding its methods and standards for setting payment rates for psychiatric residential treatment facility services (excluding state owned psychiatric residential treatment facilities) under the State Plan under Title XIX of the Social Security Act Medical
Post date: 12/16/2013 - 11:18am

Actions Regarding Changes In Accordance With The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA)

  The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) gives notice of the following actions pursuant to the requirements of Title 42 CFR § 435.1110 regarding eligibility changes implemented in accordance with The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA) under the State Plan under Title XIX of the Social Security Act Medical Assistance Program (Medicaid).
Post date: 11/20/2013 - 4:42pm

Action Regarding Vision Services for children under the age of 21.

  The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS), pursuant to the requirement of 42 CFR 447.205, gives notice of the following action regarding Vision Services for children under the age of 21.
Post date: 11/20/2013 - 4:39pm

Proposed Changes to the Children’s Health Insurance Program

  The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) gives notice of the following proposed actions pursuant to the requirements of Title 42 CFR 435.118 regarding eligibility changes to the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), implemented in accordance with The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA).  
Post date: 11/15/2013 - 3:15pm

Public Forum on DSH

The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) gives notice of a public forum to be held on Wednesday, November 20, 2013 from 3:00-5:00 at Blue Cross Blue Shield, 8901 Farrow Road, Columbia, SC 29203. SCDHHS will present information and take feedback on its strategy and planned changes to the Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) reimbursement policy and process.
Post date: 11/04/2013 - 10:30am

Actions Regarding All Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE)

  The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS), pursuant to the requirements of 42 CFR Section 447.205, gives notice of the following actions regarding its methods and standards for setting payment rates for the Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) under the State Plan under Title XIX of the Social Security Act Medical Assistance Program (Medicaid).
Post date: 10/29/2013 - 4:23pm

Notice Regarding Air Transportation.

  The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS), pursuant to the requirement of 42 CFR 447.205, gives notice of the following action regarding Air Transportation.
Post date: 10/29/2013 - 1:05pm

Public Notice Of Medicaid Termination Of Provider Agreement

  Notice has been given that effective October 26, 2013, the agreement between Marion Nursing Center, 2770 South Highway 501, Marion, South Carolina 29571 and the Secretary of Health and Human Services, as a provider of nursing services in the Health Insurance for the Aged and Disabled Program, Medicare, is  to be terminated.
Post date: 10/25/2013 - 4:39pm

Presumptive Eligibility in Hospitals

  The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) gives notice of the following proposed actions pursuant to the requirements of Title 42 CFR § 435.1110 regarding eligibility changes implemented in accordance with The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA) under the State Plan under Title XIX of the Social Security Act Medical Assistance Program (Medicaid).
Post date: 10/14/2013 - 1:21pm

Regarding Vision Services for children under the age of 21

  The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS), pursuant to the requirement of 42 CFR 447.205, gives notice of the following proposed action regarding Vision Services for children under the age of 21.
Post date: 10/14/2013 - 1:26pm

Regarding Methods And Standards For Paying Providers

  The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS), pursuant to the requirements of Section 1902(a)(13)(A) of the Social Security Act, gives notice of the following actions regarding its methods and standards for paying providers under the State Plan under Title XIX of the Social Security Act Medical Assistance Program (Medicaid).
Post date: 09/27/2013 - 11:25am

Methods and Standards for Establishing Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) Payments

  The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS), pursuant to the requirements of Section 1902(a)(13)(A) of the Social Security Act, gives notice of the following  actions regarding its methods and standards for establishing Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) payments to qualifying DSH hospitals under the State Plan under Title XIX of the Social Security Act Medical Assistance Program (Medicaid).
Post date: 09/26/2013 - 5:00pm

Action regarding Air Transportation.

  The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS), pursuant to the requirement of 42 CFR 447.205, gives notice of the following proposed action regarding Air Transportation.
Post date: 09/25/2013 - 4:07pm

Regarding All Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE)

  The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS), pursuant to the requirements of Section 1902(a)(13)(A) of the Social Security Act, gives notice of the following proposed actions regarding its methods and standards for setting payment rates for the Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) under the State Plan under Title XIX of the Social Security Act Medical Assistance Program (Medicaid).
Post date: 09/25/2013 - 4:09pm

Regarding the Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC)

  The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) gives notice of the following action regarding the Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) program under the State Plan under Title XIX of the Social Security Act Medical Assistance Program (Medicaid).
Post date: 09/25/2013 - 4:14pm

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