June 2011 Bulletin Archive

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

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