December 19, 2017

State of Alabama
Press Release: Medicaid

Delaying Implementation of Itemized Billing for IRHC Clinics

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TO:  Independent Rural Health Clinics (IRHC) Providers


Medicaid will not be implementing changes communicated to you in the July 7, 2017, ALERT which would require you to bill claims with specific procedure codes on January 1, 2018.  Please continue to bill your claims to Medicaid as you normally do for processing.  Providers will be notified in advance when billing changes are implemented at a future date.

If you have questions, please contact the Provider Assistance Center at 1-800-688-7989.


The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) and Current Dental Terminology (CDT) codes descriptors, and other data are copyright © 2017 American Medical Association
and © 2017 American Dental Association (or such other date publication of CPT and CDT). All rights reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS apply.  


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