October 2011 Bulletin Archive

Price Increase For Synagis® Injectable
Description: Effective For Dates Of Service On Or After October 15, 2011, The South Carolina Department Of Health And Human Services (SCDHHS) Will Increase The Rate For Synagis To The Current Average Wholesale Price (AWP) Minus 18%.
Posted: 10/13/2011 4:12:48 PM

Hospital Discharge Planners
Description: Exemption To The Waiting List For Community Long Term Care (CLTC) Community Choices Waiver
Posted: 10/13/2011 4:11:50 PM

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

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