Medicaid Bulletin

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Articles beginning January 2018 are available in the blog format.

Intended to Support Innovations Waiver Services Direct Care Worker Wage Increases

The federal fee for Medicaid enrollment has increased to $709 for calendar year 2024.

Some services will receive rate increases effective Jan. 1, 2024

Several flexibilities will be available on Dec. 1, 2023, to ease provider burden and ensure Medicaid expansion beneficiaries receive needed care.

In the Feb. 1, 2022, bulletin, incorrect Maximum Allowable Rates were entered in the NC Medicaid Eyeglasses Dispensing Fee Schedule table.

Updates on NC Medicaid programs that received legislative increases to service rates in the Current Operations Appropriations Act of 2023

Starting in November 2023, Standard Plans and Medicaid Direct will reprocess claims without appropriate documentation of required codes.

Flexibilities extended while the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services reviews the Innovations and Traumatic Brain Injury Waiver amendments.

Magellan Medicaid Administration, LLC has been awarded a contract to implement the solution, scheduled to launch in 2025.

Starting today, more than 260,000 people will receive a notification that they will get full Medicaid Benefits beginning Dec. 1, 2023.