Start the New Year with Some Good News

The NC Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS), Division of Health Benefits recently…

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NC DHHS Welcomes Two New Staffers

Betsey Tilson, MD, will be joining the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NC…

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NC Welcomes Mandy Cohen, MD, as NC DHHS Secretary

Mandy Cohen, MD, former Chief Operating Officer and Chief of Staff for CMS in Washington, started…

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Medicaid Referral Process Streamlined

The NC Division of Medical Assistance (DMA) recently updated its CCNC/CA referral authorization…

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DMA Finally Publishes Guidance on Medicaid Recoupment

Two months after NC Medicaid hit physicians with a surprise year-end recoupment, the Division of…

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Audit of ACA Enhanced Payments for Primary Care Begun

Last week, NC Medicaid began the process of auditing physicians, physician assistants and nurse…

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Medicaid Physician Drug Program Reimbursement — Is It An Issue for Your Practice?

Due to a rate freeze in Medicaid’s Physician Drug Program that occurred in 2010, a growing number…

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DMA Details Changes to Payment of Crossover Claims

The North Carolina Division of Medical Assistance (DMA) today sent a letter  to providers detailing…

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More Codes Open for Billing by PAs and NPs in NCTracks

There is some news in the long-running saga of CPT codes closed to PAs and NPs since the NCTracks…

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