November 25, 2019

State of Alabama
Press Release: Medicaid

Hourly rate increase for Registered and Licensed Practical Nurses

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 TO:  All Private Duty Nursing Providers


 Effective January 1, 2020, the rates for the Alabama Medicaid’s  

 Private Duty Nursing Program will increase as indicated below:


 Private Duty Nursing

 S9123 - EP - $38.00

 S9124 - EP - $34.00


HCBS Technology Assisted Waiver

S9123 - U5 - $38.00

S9124 - U5 - $34.00


HCBS Alabama Community Transition Waiver

S9123 – TF – UB - $38.00
S9124 – TF – UB - $34.00


If you have any questions, please contact Ozenia Patterson at 334-242-5577, Ginger Wettingfeld at 334-242-5018 or Renée Adams at 334-242-5040.



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