Monthly Archives: December 2012

Texas Primary Care Provider Fee-For-Service Rate Increase Delayed

Texas will be increasing Medicaid primary care fee–for-service rates, those for certain physician visits and vaccine administration, as quickly as possible. However the state did not receive final federal regulations on the increase until November 1, 2012. This was too … Continue reading

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December RHC Technical Assistance Call

The next Rural Health Clinics Technical Assistance (RHC TA) call has been set for Wednesday, December 19 at 1:00pm (Central). We are pleased that Anne Ferrero, the program coordinator for the Small Health Care Provider Quality Improvement (Rural Quality) Grant … Continue reading

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Texas Medicaid Wellness Program PCMH Webinar – Join Us to Learn What PCMH Can Do For You

You’re invited to attend a Texas Medicaid Wellness Program Webinar on Tuesday, January 15th, 12:00-1:00 p.m. (Central Time), to learn more about how the Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) can help you and your practice. In this webinar, we will … Continue reading

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Transitional Codes

The National Association of Rural Health Clinics (NARHC) after some discussion with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has been informed that RHCs will be able to bill for the new care transition/coordination codes. Originally, there was some … Continue reading

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