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February 03, 2016
Attention Unenrolled Providers! Starting March 14, 2016, all presciptions must be written by West Virginia Medicaid enrolled providers.

Starting March 14, 2016, all prescriptions written for West Virginia Medicaid members must be written by an enrolled WV Medicaid provider. ...read more

January 28, 2016
Update on Drug Testing Procedures

Beginning January 1, 2016 , the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) deleted all 2015 drug testing G codes and will continue to not recognize the AMA CPT codes for drug testing. ...read more

January 08, 2016
DHHR Announces State Fiscal Year 2017 Managed Care Withhold Measures

The WV Department of Health and Human Resources and Bureau for Medical Services, through collaboration with the WV Health Innovation Collaborative and SIM Initiative...read more

January 08, 2016
Attention Providers! The WV New Medicaid Management Information System (MMIS) will be Implemented on Tuesday, January 19, 2016.

The WV New Medicaid Management Information System (MMIS) will be implemented on Tuesday, January 19, 2016....read more

December 17, 2015
DHHR Estimates Millions in Savings Due to Privatization Efforts

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources is estimating more than $50 million in state and federal taxpayer savings in state fiscal year (SFY) 2016 by expanding the population served in managed care...read more

November 12, 2015
Fall 2015 WV Medicaid Provider Workshops Materials Available

The materials from the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, Bureau for Medical Services West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, Bureau for Medical Services Fall 2015 Provider Workshops are now able at ...read more

October 28, 2015
IDD Waiver Manual Training Announcements

The West Virginia Bureau for Medical Services will be conducting trainings on the new Intellectual/Development Disabilities (I/DD) Waiver manual throughout the state. ...read more

October 27, 2015
$3.4 Million in Savings by WV DHHR

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A new contract designed to cut down on non-emergency transportation costs for Medicaid patients is paying big dividends for the State of West Virginia, saving $1.9 million in its first year. ...read more

September 28, 2015
State Heath Care Payers Moving to ICD-10

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR), Public Employees Insurance Agency (PEIA) and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) remind all healthcare providers that new coding procedures will be required on October 1, 2015. ...read more

September 25, 2015
Revalidation Notice for Phases 1 through 10 Medicaid Providers

This notice is to reach providers from Phases 1 through 10 who have not initiated re-enrollment/revalidation or who started but have not completed the process. ...read more

September 25, 2015
The most recent ICD-10-Highlights are now available for Providers

The most recent ICD-10-Highlights are now available for Providers...read more

September 04, 2015
Change in Prior Authorization Process for ALL Medicaid Providers Effective October 1, 2015

Effective October 1, 2015, APS Healthcare will begin performing ALL Medical and Long Term Care Prior Authorizations, including Clinical Operations, which were previously performed by a subcontractor, WVMI. ...read more

August 28, 2015
The latest ICD-10-Highlights are now available for Providers

The latest ICD-10 Highlights are now available for Providers...read more

August 13, 2015
New ICD-10 Highlights for Providers

New ICD-10 Highlights for Providers...read more

July 30, 2015
50th Anniversary of Medicaid

July 30, marks the 50th anniversary of the launch of Medicare and Medicaid....read more

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