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February 28, 2017
2017 Spring Provider Workshops Register Now

​Registration for the 2017 Spring Provider Workshops is now open for all Medicaid providers and their staff. more

February 03, 2017
Medicare Extends Enrollment Deadline for Prescribers

Medicare has extended the deadline for enrollment of prescribers in order more

February 03, 2017
FAQ Fact Sheet on HCBS Integrated Settings Final Rule

​In January 2014, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services issued a new federal rule impacting sections of Medicaid law under which states may use federal funs to pay for home and community based more

January 25, 2017
Health Homes Program Meetings or Webinars

The WV Department of Health and Human Resources, Bureau for Medical Services will conduct meetings and Webinars to discuss the statewide expansion of the first West Virginia Health Homes Program and also to introduce a new Health Homes Pilot Program more

January 24, 2017
Expanded and New Health Homes Programs

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Services, Bureau for Medical Services (BMS) will expand statewide its first Health Homes Program and start a new pilot Health Homes Program in April 2017. more

January 19, 2017
IRS Tax Form 1095-B

Individuals who received Medicaid or CHIP coverage during the past calendar year (January to December 2016) will be mailed the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Tax Form 1095-B by March 2, more

January 13, 2017
2017 Spring Provider Workshop Dates and Locations are Now Available!

Save the date! 2017 Spring Provider Workshop dates and locations are now available. more

October 27, 2016
The West Virginia State-wide Transition Plan (STP) has been Approved!

The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has approved the West Virginia State-wide Transition Plan (STP) more

October 04, 2016
Medicaid beneficiaries encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid

Research shows that education can be a key pathway to the middle class, as college graduates earn $1 million more in their lifetime compared to high school graduates, have better health, and have higher life satisfaction. more

September 22, 2016
2016 Fall Provider Workshops Registration Information is now Available

2016 Fall Provider Workshops registration information is now more

August 18, 2016
Understanding letters you may receive from the Internal Revenue Service

The following links may help you understand letters you may receive from the United States Internal Revenue Service (IRS). more

August 01, 2016
Provider Revalidation Deadline is Quickly Approaching

Medicaid has established an application submission deadline of August 31, 2016 to enhance the chance providers will meet the federal revalidation deadline of September 24, 2016. more

July 05, 2016
Residential Child Care Services Billing Methodology SPA 16-001 Comments and Responses

​The West Virginia DHHR, BMS posted the Residential Child Care Services Billing Methodology State Plan Amendment 16-001 on April 4, 2016 for a 30 day public comment period ending on May 12, 2016. more

June 30, 2016
Bureau for Medical Services Waives Emergency Transfer Preadmission (PAS)

Due to the flooding that has affected West Virginia counties, Bureau for Medical Services (BMS) will waive the need for the emergency transfer more

June 16, 2016
WV Medicaid Limits Benzodiazepine and Sedative Hypnotics

Effective May 3, 2016, WV Medicaid will implement a Drug Utilization Review (DUR) edit that will deny claims for members with prescriptions for more than one concurrent more

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