Maryland Medicaid providers are encouraged to apply by the July
20 deadline even if they are uncertain if they are eligible.
For more information visit the U.S. Department of Health &
Human Services (HHS) provider relief fund website
and see Medicaid/CHIP Provider Relief Fund Payment Forms and Guidance.
On June 9, the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) announced the
distribution of $15 billion in additional relief funds to eligible Medicaid and
CHIP providers. Funds will be available to providers who have not
received a payment from the Provider Relief Fund General Allocation under
the CARES Act.
HHS is overseeing all
provider applications and fund distributions. Providers must apply using the
HHS Provider Relief Fund Portal. More information about eligibility and
the application process is available at https://www.hhs.gov/coronavirus/cares-act-provider-relief-fund/general-information/index.html.
information and data on the Provider Relief Fund, visit hhs.gov/providerrelief
providers are encouraged to apply for funds as soon as possible. Additional updates will be posted when available.
MDH Office of Pharmacy Services Call Center Helpline Changes to Voicemail System -- April, 22, 2020
Personal Protective Equipment
COVID-19 Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Requests and Balance Billing Medicaid Participants -- June 1, 2020
New ICD-10-CM Code for COVID-19The Maryland Department (MDH) will follow the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidance for the new ICD-10-CM code for COVID-19. Pay attention to the beginning, effective and end dates.
When billing the Diagnosis Code to MDH, use CAPITAL alpha characters, and do not include a decimal point.
Hospital Provider Alert Guidance on Telehealth Services -- April 27, 2020
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