TO: All Providers
budget constraints, the Alabama Medicaid Agency will end enhanced payments to
primary care physicians effective for dates of service on or after August 1,
payment reductions will impact pediatricians, family physicians, internists,
general practitioners and certain other qualifying practitioners who previously
qualified for the enhanced payments.
affects payments for certain primary care services and for vaccine
administration services under the Vaccines for Children (VFC) Program.
Examples of payment changes:
here to view a fee schedule with current, non-enhanced rates on the
For more information, please contact Beverly Churchwell, Associate
Director, Medical Support Programs at
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