Industry Updates

August 23, 2020 IHCP Works Seminar – IHCP has announced that the Annual Provider Seminar has been revamped this year as the IHCP Works Seminar and it will be virtual.  The dates are October 13-15, 2020 which is a change from the previously published dates.  IHCP will be announcing times and registration information in the […]

Industry Updates

July 17,2020 We continue to encourage our partners to direct newly unemployed or newly uninsured patients to ClaimAid Patient Advocates to discuss their options for health care coverage. There are many programs that are currently available to reimburse hospitals and other health care providers for services – including those that will provide coverage for the […]

Industry Updates

June 8, 2020 The recent spike in unemployment and loss of employer-sponsored coverage has created many opportunities to assist patients with new healthcare coverage options.  Many may be eligible for Indiana Health Coverage Programs (IHCP) and other states’ Medicaid options, and those with higher incomes may qualify for options available through the marketplace. Our ClaimAid […]

CLAIMAID AND IASB AWARD 2020 SCHOLARSHIPS

                  East Sac County Senior Awarded $2,000 Star Student Scholarship Arcadia Iowa-Senior Maggie Gosch, East Sac County Community Schools, received the 2020 Star Student Scholarship of Iowa in recognition of her academic achievements, extracurricular activities, and educational goals. In addition to being on Honor Roll, Maggie has enjoyed […]

Gateway to Work

FSSA indefinitely stopped all Gateway to Work activities in response to the COVID-19 public health emergency and the stay in the federal lawsuit involving Indiana Medicaid. For more information, click here.  

Telemedicine Billing Guidance During Covid-19 Outbreak

Effective March 13,2020, and through the duration of the Governor’s Declaration of Public Health Emergency for Coronavirus Disease 2019 Outbreak, Medicaid has given updated instructions regarding services provided via telemedicine. For guidance on telemedicine billing, you can find more information here.  

U.S. Hospitals Could Face Operating Cost Revenue and Uncompensation due to Coronavirus Outbreak

March 11,2020 HFMA recently released an article regarding information on hospitals experiencing increased operating costs (related to staffing, supplies, infection control) and uncompensated care costs, and potentially decreased revenue (as a result of canceled elective procedures in hard hit areas) as a result of the outbreak. Click here for more information. To visit the HFMA website, […]

Industry Update

Based on the new Medicaid announcements, patients need us now more than ever.  Our Advocates have been notified of these new enhancements and are implementing the new rules and guidance as needed.  These include:   Presumptive Eligibility Applications may be temporarily completed over the phone with ClaimAid Patient Advocates. PE Enrollees still require completion of […]

Care to Change provides tips on dealing with the stress of Covid Virus

  3/27/2020 Care to Change is a part of ClaimAid’s Employee Assistance Program, and they recently provided staff with  some helpful tips for handling the stress of the Covid virus.Click here for more information. Visit the Care to Change Website to learn about helpful services and programs they offer. Website