September 24, 2014

State of Alabama
Press Release: Medicaid

Reversal of Payment Reductions

           TO:  All Physicians, Independent Lab and X-Ray, Renal Dialysis, 
            Durable Medical Equipment and Dental Providers

 

The Alabama Medicaid Agency will be reversing the payment reductions implemented during 2013.   

 

Effective for dates of service October 1, 2014 and thereafter, Medicaid will reverse the 5 percent payment reduction that was implemented on April 1, 2013 for dentists, Physician Lab and X-ray providers, Independent Lab and X-ray providers, durable medical equipment providers, and renal dialysis providers.

 

Effective for dates of service October 1, 2014 and thereafter, Medicaid will reverse the 7.5 percent payment reduction that was implemented on October 1, 2013 for physicians. 

 

The ACA Primary Care Physician rates are not affected by these reversals.

 



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