January 2011 Bulletin Archive

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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