The WA Recovery Help Line, a service of Crisis Clinic, is a 24-hour crisis intervention and referral line for those struggling with issues related to mental health, substance abuse, and problem gambling.
Read our latest Provider Newsletter! The December edition contains information about roster requests to ensure provider data quality, the single preferred drug list, the HCA's opioid policy, capitated claims enhancement, and more.
We discovered there were still claim records with the incorrect COB status code. The 835's from 8/22 and 8/29 have been regenerated and were posted 9/1/2017. Our sincerest apologies for any confusion this week.
New HCA Opioid Policy
A new clinical policy pertaining to opioid prescriptions takes effect for Apple Health on Nov. 1, 2017
The Medically Intensive Children’s Program (MICP) provides skilled nursing services to children ages 17 and younger. These children have complex medical needs that require a registered nurse to provide support.
We are holding informational workshops for hospital and clinic staff throughout the month of May. Use our invitations to register now! You can register online, or return your registration via email or fax.
Make sure you understand how to complete the Dosage-Based Assessment process and include it with your claims. DBA helps ensure children under the age of 19 can receive vaccinations regardless of insurance status.
Beginning April 1, 2016, the early adopter region of Southwest Washington (Clark and Skamania counties) was the first to adopt fully integrated managed care, combining coverage for physical and behavioral health services (mental health and substance use disorder) for Apple Health (Medicaid) clients.
As a follow up to a recent Provider Alert from the Washington State Health Care Authority (agency): As of July 15, 2016, the agency will no longer accept the discontinued HCA 13-364 form for processing sterilization claims.
CHPW has added a new value-added benefit that covers annual sports physical exams for Apple Health kids age 6 -18 at no cost to the member. When possible, we encourage you to schedule a well-care visit with the sports physical exam.