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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

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. ...read more

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

‚ÄčThe 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. ...read 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 PAS....read 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 ...read more

June 10, 2016
WV Medicaid Age Limits for Tramadol-Containing Agents Announcement

Effective June 15, 2016, WV Medicaid will place an age limit on all tramadol-containing agents...read more

June 06, 2016
Access to Care Monitoring Plan Coming Soon!

Important announcement regarding the Access to Care Monitoring Plan...read more

April 25, 2016
Provider Payment Announcement

Important information for Medicaid Providers regarding payments. ...read more

April 21, 2016
Attention Unenrolled Providers! Starting June 1, 2016, all prescriptions must be written by West Virginia Medicaid enrolled providers.

Starting June 1, 2016, all prescriptions written for West Virginia Medicaid members must be written by an enrolled WV Medicaid provider. ...read more

April 20, 2016
WV DSH Audit Training for SFY 2013

Due to technical problems with the SFTY 2013 DSH audit training on April 8, 2016, the recording of the training ...read more

April 15, 2016
2016 Spring Provider Workshops Registration Information

The West Virginia Bureau for Medical Services (BMS) has set the dates, times and places for the 2016 Spring Provider Workshops. ...read more

April 07, 2016
Electronic Health Records Incentive Program Up-date

Providers who receive an Electronic Health Record (EHR) incentive payment for either the Medicare or Medicaid EHR Incentive Program may potentially be subject to an audit....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

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