Medicaid Policy Bulletins - 2000 and 2001

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Issue Date  Bulletin Number  Subject 
December 1, 2001  FPC 01-06  Family Planning Clinics Revised/New CPT Codes 
December 1, 2001  HHA 01-06  Home Health Uniform Billing Revised Chapter IV Procedure Code Appendix 
December 1, 2001  LTC 01-08  Implementation of FY2002 Rates for Class I and Class II Providers; Executive Order 2001-9 
December 1, 2001  MSA 01-29  Pharmacy Prior Authorization Expansion and Requirements 
December 1, 2001  MSA 01-30  Reporting Prescriber ID 
December 1, 2001  Pharmacy 01-06  Pharmacy Manual, Chapter III 
November 1, 2001  MS 01-07  Medical Suppliers Uniform Billing Changes 
November 1, 2001  MSA 01-22  Corrections/Clarifications to Vision Uniform Billing 
November 1, 2001  MSA 01-23  Uniform Billing, Revisions for Chapter IV, Billing and Reimbursement for Ancillary Services 
November 1, 2001  MSA 01-24  New Procedure Codes for Augmentive Communications Devices (ACDs): New Procedure Codes for ACD Evaluation 
November 1, 2001  MSA 01-26  New HCPCS Procedure Codes for Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition; New Parameters for Coverage Without Prior Authorization; Medical Criteria for Coverage of Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition 
October 15, 2001  MSA 01-28  Terms of Service and Payment Between Non-Contracting Hospitals and Medicaid Health Plans 
October 1, 2001  AP 01-10  Electronic Funds Transfer 
October 1, 2001  AP 01-11  Sanctioned Providers 
October 1, 2001  BE 01-02  Individual Development Accounts 
October 1, 2001  BE 01-03  Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention and Treatment Programs 
October 1, 2001  MSA 01-27  Distribution of Graduate Medical Education (GME) Funds, Annual Report, New Formulas, Weighting Factors, Three-Year Phase In, GME Innovation Grants 
September 1, 2001  AP 01-09  Sanctioned Providers 
September 1, 2001  MSA 01-21  Required Hospital Service Provision; DRG and Per Diem Equivalent Payments; Outpatient Services; Prompt Payment; Binding Arbitration; Policy Clarification 
September 1, 2001  Pharmacy 01-03  Pharmacy Coordination of Benefits 
August 13, 2001  Hospital 01-15  Outpatient Hospital Adjustor Pool for FY 00/01 
August 1, 2001  AP 01-05  All Provider Chapter II - Eligibility 
August 1, 2001  AP 01-08  Explanation Code Appendix 
August 1, 2001  MSA 01-14  Medicaid's Outpatient Hospital Proprietary Claim Format MSA-1649 and MSA-1649A 
August 1, 2001  MSA 01-17  Blood Lead Poisoning Follow-up 
August 1, 2001  MSA 01-20  Uniform Billing Project, Chapter IV (Billing and Reimbursement) for Professional Services Billed on the HCFA 1500 
July 15, 2001  LTC 01-05  Nursing Home Quality Incentive Program 
July 13, 2001  MSA 01-19  Required Hospital Service Provision; DRG and Per Diem Equivalent Payments; Outpatient Services; Prompt Payment; Binding Arbitration; Policy Clarification 
July 1, 2001  Medical Supplier 01-03  Removal of Prior Authorization of External Ambulatory Infusion Pump (Insulin) and Related Supplies 
July 1, 2001  MSA 01-15  HCFA 1500/837 Professional Claim Format Effective Date 
May 16, 2001  MSA 01-13  Required Hospital Service Provision; DRG and Per Diem Equivalent Payments; Outpatient Services; Prompt Payment; Binding Arbitration; Policy Clarification 
May 15, 2001  MSA 01-12  Required Hospital Service Provision; DRG and Per Diem Equivalent Payments; Outpatient Services; Prompt Payment; Binding Arbitration; Policy Clarification 
May 1, 2001  Chiropractors 01-03  Uniform Billing Project, Elimination of Local Code, Conversion to Calendar Year Billing Cycle 
May 1, 2001  All Provider 01-06  Sanctioned Providers 
May 1, 2001  MSA 01-10  Enhanced Reimbursement for Medicaid Deliveries 
May 1, 2001  Dental 01-01  Funding of Teaching and Other Administrative Costs for Public Dental Schools; Development of Specialized Programs; Cost Reporting; Other Reports 
April 30, 2001  MSA 01-11  Required Hospital Service Provision; DRG and Per Diem Equivalent Payments; Outpatient Services; Prompt Payment; Binding Arbitration; Policy Clarification 
April 15, 2001  Family Planning Clinics 01-03  New Procedure Code for Family Planning Clinics 
April 1, 2001  MSA 01-03  Required Hospital Service Provision; DRG and Per Diem Equivalent Payments; Outpatient Services; Prompt Payment; Binding Arbitration; Policy Clarification 
April 1, 2001  MSA 01-04  Uniform Billing Project for Ambulance Providers 
April 1, 2001  MSA 01-05  Revised List of Diagnosis Codes for Emergency Ambulance Transport 
April 1, 2001  MSA 01-06  Uniform Billing Changes New Laboratory Policy 
April 1, 2001  MSA 01-07  Policy to Recognize Medical Direction for Anesthesia Services, Direct Enrollment and Reimbursement of Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists 
April 1, 2001  MSA 01-08  Uniform Billing Changes for Vision Services 
April 1, 2001  MSA 01-09  Changes for Practitioners Related to Adoption of Uniform Billing and RVU Based Fee Schedule 
April 1, 2001  All Provider 01-04  Sanctioned Providers 
     
April 1, 2001  Local Health Departments 01-01  Blood Lead Poisoning Follow-Up Services 
March 16, 2001  Medical Suppliers 01-02  Procedure Code Updates 
March 1, 2001  All Provider 01-02  Distribution of Draft Policy, Final Policy, MPC Manuals, Fee Screens, Department Web site 
March 1, 2001  All Provider 01-03  Maternity Outpatient Medical Services Program 
March 1, 2001  Medical Suppliers 01-01  Accreditation Requirements for Orthotists and Prosthetists (Provider Type 85); Coverage of Custom-made Orthotics and Prosthetics Appliances 
February 15, 2001  LTC 01-02  Implementation of FY 2001 Rate Increase/Continuation of Wage Pass-Through 
February 1, 2001  MSA 01-02  Prescribing/Referring Provider List 
February 1, 2001  Beneficiary Eligibility 01-01  Michigan TMA 
February 1, 2001  Vision 01-02  Removal of Prior Approval for Specified Vision Services/Hardware Items; Revised Address and FAX Number for Ordering DCH-0893 Form; Revised Address for Submission of DCH-0893 Form; Future Billing Process 
January 1, 2001  LTC 00-05  Nursing Facility Leave Days 
January 1, 2001  All Provider 01-01  Sanctioned Providers 
January 1, 2001  MSA 01-01  Uniform Billing - Revised Chapter 4 
January 1, 2001  MSA 00-13  Current List of School Based/School Linked Health Centers Certified to Bill Medicaid Qualified Health Plans 
January 1, 2001  QHP 01-01  HEDIS Data Reporting 
January 1, 2001  School Based Services 00-01  New Procedure Codes for Health and Ancillary Services 
December 15, 2000  Hospital 01-01  Special Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) Pool for Psychiatric Residency Training 
December 1, 2000  MSA 00-10  Clarification of Mental Health Services Responsibilities 
December 1, 2000  MSA 00-12  Physician Emergency Room Case Rate 
November 1, 2000  MSA 00-11  Federally Qualified Health Center Manual Revision 
July 1, 2000 All Provider 00-07  Medical Exceptions to Mandatory Enrollment in a Qualified Health Plan