February 2011 Bulletin Archive

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

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