Topics Related to Specialized Therapy Providers

NCDHHS will implement an Electronic Visit Verification system for Home Health Care services starting with a soft launch Jan. 1, 2023, and a hard launch April 1, 2023. This complies with the 21st Century Cures Act.

Providers are required to complete the EVV readiness survey by July 22, 2022

A new PA is required for beneficiaries returning to NC Medicaid Direct.

EVV for Home Health in January 2023

PA Resumes for CDSAs Effective October 15, 2021

Effective Oct. 15, 2021, CDSAs and independent practitioners providing individualized family service plan services must resume submitting PA requests.

On July 1, 2021, an amended version of the policy was posted.

An amended version of Clinical Coverage Policy 10C, Outpatient Specialized Therapies, Local Education Agencies is posted with an effective date of June 15, 2021.

An updated version of Clinical Coverage Policy 10D, Respiratory Therapy Services by Independent Practitioner Provider with an amended date of Jan. 1, 2021, was posted to the NC Medicaid Specialized Therapies Clinical Coverage Policies web page.