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    • 2014 Health PAS Online Portal Survey - August 26, 2014

      You can help improve the Health PAS Online Portal by taking the 2014 Health PAS Online Portal Survey! This survey will help us improve the user-friendliness and functionality of our website portal. We used feedback from the 2012 survey to make many enhancements to the portal which are listed in the “Enhancements from Portal Survey” folder. The survey will close on Friday, September 19, 2014.

      Take the survey now by clicking on the following link:

      https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2014PortalSurvey

      If you have any questions regarding this survey, please contact Provider Services, Monday through Friday, from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM at: 1-866-690-5585 (TTY users dial 711). Thank you for your participation. We appreciate your feedback!

         

    • Developmental, Autism, and Depression Screening - August 27, 2014

      Developmental, autism, and adolescent depression screening are important components of MaineCare's Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment (EPSDT) program.

      To support providers in their child and adolescent screening efforts, MaineCare has clarified its billing policy for standardized screening tools for global developmental delay (CPT 96110), autism (CPT 96110 HI), autism follow-up (96111 HK), and adolescent depression (CPT 99420).

      For information regarding these CPT codes, descriptions of the services, examples of applicable screening tools, and payment rates, see the “Developmental, Autism, and Adolescent Depression Screening” document on MaineCare's Children’s Services webpage.

      The payment rates for these and other services can be found in the MaineCare Provider Fee Schedule.

      Please email Beth Pearce, or you can call at: (207) 624-4006, with any questions regarding developmental, autism, and depression screening.

         

    • Code and Rate Additions, Deletions, and Corrections - August 27, 2014

      The “Code and Rate Additions, Deletions, and Corrections” spreadsheets have recently been updated. The spreadsheets are used to notify you of code and rate changes. You can view these spreadsheets on the "Claims, Billing, and Enrollment webpage. We will send a listserv update when new information is added.

         

    • Help Us Make Improvements: Take the 2014 Health PAS Online Portal Survey! - September 2, 2014

      You can help improve the Health PAS Online Portal by taking the 2014 Health PAS Online Portal Survey! This survey will help us improve the user-friendliness and functionality of our website portal. We used feedback from the 2012 survey to make many enhancements to the portal which are listed in the “Enhancements from Portal Survey” folder. The survey will close on Friday, September 19, 2014.

      Take the survey now by clicking on the following link:

      https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2014PortalSurvey

      If you have any questions regarding this survey, please contact Provider Services, Monday through Friday, from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM at: 1-866-690-5585 (TTY users dial 711). Thank you for your participation. We appreciate your feedback!

         

    • Prior Authorizations (PA) Reminders - September 2, 2014

      When submitting a PA request, please complete the Initial Authorization Request Form or one of the other PA request forms as appropriate for specialized PA requests. If you need to submit more information in addition to the PA request such as Medicare referral letters, clinical notes, or other supporting documents, please complete the Prior Authorization Supporting Document or Updates Cover Sheet once the PA number is assigned. Please be sure you fill in the PA number in the text box on the cover sheet (#4 on the sheet). These documents can be found in the Authorizations and Referrals folder on the Health PAS Online Portal.

         

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          • 2014 Health PAS Online Portal Survey - August 26, 2014

            You can help improve the Health PAS Online Portal by taking the 2014 Health PAS Online Portal Survey! This survey will help us improve the user-friendliness and functionality of our website portal. We used feedback from the 2012 survey to make many enhancements to the portal which are listed in the “Enhancements from Portal Survey” folder. The survey will close on Friday, September 19, 2014.

            Take the survey now by clicking on the following link:

            https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2014PortalSurvey

            If you have any questions regarding this survey, please contact Provider Services, Monday through Friday, from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM at: 1-866-690-5585 (TTY users dial 711). Thank you for your participation. We appreciate your feedback!

               

          • Help Us Make Improvements: Take the 2014 Health PAS Online Portal Survey! - September 2, 2014

            You can help improve the Health PAS Online Portal by taking the 2014 Health PAS Online Portal Survey! This survey will help us improve the user-friendliness and functionality of our website portal. We used feedback from the 2012 survey to make many enhancements to the portal which are listed in the “Enhancements from Portal Survey” folder. The survey will close on Friday, September 19, 2014.

            Take the survey now by clicking on the following link:

            https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2014PortalSurvey

            If you have any questions regarding this survey, please contact Provider Services, Monday through Friday, from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM at: 1-866-690-5585 (TTY users dial 711). Thank you for your participation. We appreciate your feedback!

               

           

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            • Developmental, Autism, and Depression Screening - August 28, 2014

              Developmental, autism, and adolescent depression screening are important components of MaineCare's Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment (EPSDT) program.

              To support providers in their child and adolescent screening efforts, MaineCare has clarified its billing policy for standardized screening tools for global developmental delay (CPT 96110), autism (CPT 96110 HI), autism follow-up (96111 HK), and adolescent depression (CPT 99420).

              For information regarding these CPT codes, descriptions of the services, examples of applicable screening tools, and payment rates, see the “Developmental, Autism, and Adolescent Depression Screening” document on MaineCare's Children’s Services webpage.

              The payment rates for these and other services can be found in the MaineCare Provider Fee Schedule.

              Please email Beth Pearce, or you can call at: (207) 624-4006, with any questions regarding developmental, autism, and depression screening.

                 

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