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 coming weeks.
FEMA Special Enrollment Period – HealthCare.gov has made changes to the application implementing the FEMA SEP for certain consumers allowing them extra time to apply for Marketplace coverage.
IHCP Cost Sharing suspension to continue – Fast Track payments, HIP Power Account and other cost sharing such as copays, as well as MEDWorks and CHIP premiums will continue to be suspended throughout the duration of the COVID public emergency.
Public Comment on MOMII 1115 Demonstration Waiver – The Office of Medicaid Policy and Planning (OMPP) is seeking stakeholder comment on the proposed Maternal Opioid Misuse Indiana Initiative (MOMII) 1115 Waiver. Comments need to submitted to FSSA by September 11, 2020 to Sara.Albertson@fssa.in.gov
Hoosier Health and Well-Being Atlas – FSSA launched a statewide interactive map showing the prevalence of unmet social needs throughout the state by county. This atlas is intended to help providers better understand how social needs are impacting our communities and our population’s ability to engage in healthy activities and access needed services.
IHCP COVID-19 Response
- IHCP clarifies policy on PA process for Acute Care Hospital Inpatient Admission
- IHCP responds to members’ concerns about losing Medicaid benefits during the public health emergency
Electronic Visit Verification Updates