Alerts

DXC (Fiscal Agent) Has a New Tax ID
Feb 8, 2018  -  Effective 01/01/2018 the US Federal Tax ID (FEIN) used by DXC Technology, the fiscal agent and claims processor for the Alabama Medicaid program, will be changing to 822287119.
Delivering Health Care Providers (Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Nurse-Midwives, FQHCs)
Feb 6, 2018  -  Effective for claims received on or after February 1, 2018, fee-for-service delivery claims for recipients who reside in a county not served by an Alabama Medicaid (Medicaid) Maternity Care Program must contain the date of last menstrual period and the date of first prenatal visit. This information is not required for hospital claims
IRHC Changes to Billing
Jan 30, 2018  -  Effective for date of service April 1, 2018 or later, Alabama Medicaid (Medicaid) will require IRHCs to bill the exact or closest procedure code for the service being performed.
Medicaid Credit Balance Audits
Jan 26, 2018  -  As required by federal law, the Alabama Medicaid Agency audits hospital reports and records to determine if overpayments involving Medicaid outpatient and inpatient accounts exist.

Recent Alerts


Date 
Feb 8, 2018 DXC (Fiscal Agent) Has a New Tax ID
Feb 6, 2018 Delivering Health Care Providers (Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Nurse-Midwives, FQHCs)
Jan 30, 2018 IRHC Changes to Billing
Jan 26, 2018 Medicaid Credit Balance Audits
Dec 18, 2017 Delaying Implementation of Itemized Billing for IRHC Clinics
Dec 14, 2017 PDL Quarterly Update
Nov 30, 2017 Medicare QMB Changes Impact Manually Filed Crossover Claims
Nov 13, 2017 Dental Program Policy Changes and Reimbursement Rates Effective December 1, 2017
Oct 31, 2017 New Medicare Card Project Special CMS Open Door Forum
Oct 18, 2017 Radiology Program - Mammograms
Sep 15, 2017 Laboratory Assay Drug Testing- Definitive Drug Testing and Presumptive Drug Testing
Sep 14, 2017 PDL Quarterly Update
Sep 13, 2017 Eyeglass Central Source Contractor
Aug 14, 2017 Synagis® Criteria for 2017 – 2018 Season
Jul 11, 2017 DME Wheelchair Benefit Limitation Change Effective August 1, 2017 for Children, Ages 0-20 only
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