Effective June 6,
2017, Pennsylvania’s Medicaid Program – known as Medical Assistance (MA) –
updated its prior authorization process for opioid prescribing. Here's what prescribers should know.
Aug 20, 2017, 12:08 PM
Pa. Issues Revised EPDST Program Periodicity Schedule for Children Enrolled in Medicaid
On Aug. 7, 2017, Pa.’s Department of Human Services issued a revised Early
and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment (EPDST) Program Periodicity
Schedule and Coding Matrix.
Jun 1, 2017, 18:33 PM
Physician Assistants Can Now Enroll in Pennsylvania’s Medicaid Program Via Electronic Portal
As of June 2017, Physician Assistants in Pennsylvania can now use the electronic portal to enroll,
revalidate, or reactivate, as Medicaid providers.
Apr 17, 2017, 19:31 PM
Ordering, Prescribing, or Referring for Medicaid Beneficiaries? Be Sure You’re Enrolled in Medicaid
Pennsylvania physicians and practices that bill the Medicaid Fee-for-Service Program should be aware that claims for dates of service on or after April 3, 2017, will be denied if the ordering, preferring, or prescribing provider is not enrolled in the state's Medicaid (Medical Assistance) program.
Jun 3, 2016, 19:22 PM
DHS Updates Medicaid Enrollment Process for Co-Located Providers
On May 31, 2016, Pennsylvania's Department of Human Services announced a new enrollment/revalidation process for Medical Assistance providers that are in co-location agreements.