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May 02, 2017
Non-Emergency Transportation Gas Mileage Change

The gas mileage reimbursement rate for non-emergency transportation (NEMT) will be reduced from 54 cents to 47 cents per mile for all trips made on or after June 1, 2017....read more

April 29, 2017
DME Benefit Update

Effective May 1, 2017, WV Medicaid will cover HCPCS Code T4535 “disposable liner/shield/guard/pad undergarment for incontinence...read more

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. ...read more

February 07, 2017
Section 503.19.2 Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Services Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) is now available for 30-day

Section 503.19.2 Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Services Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) is now available for 30-day ...read more

February 03, 2017
Medicare Extends Enrollment Deadline for Prescribers

Medicare has extended the deadline for enrollment of prescribers in order ...read 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 services....read 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. ...read 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, 2017....read more

December 07, 2016
2017 Spring Provider Workshop Dates and Locations are Now Available!

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

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

2016 Fall Provider Workshops registration information is now available...read more

September 20, 2016
Draft Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Waiver Proposal Available for Public Comment through October 20, 2016.

Draft substance use disorder (SUD) waiver propoosal is now available for public comment ...read 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). ...read more

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

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

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