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June 29, 2018
West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) to Begin Phase Two of Federal Waiver to Treat Substance Use on July 1, 2018.

The new services for Medicaid enrollees will begin on July 1, 2018 and are part of an ongoing effort of Governor Jim Justices's Administration to provide a continuum of care designed to treat substance use issues. ...read more

June 22, 2018
The Bureau for Medical Services is pleased to announce that an advance copy of the July 1, 2018 Chapter 529.2 Drug Screenings has been posted to the Provider Manual.

Policy revisionsare not effective until July 1, 2018. The current policy may also be found at https://dhhr.wv.gov/bms/Pages/Chapter-529-Laboratory-Services.aspx. ...read more

June 21, 2018
The Bureau for Medical Services is pleased to announce that an advance copy of the July 1, 2018 Chapter 504 Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Services, has been posted to the Provider Manual.

The Bureau for Medical Services is pleased to announce that an advance copy of the July 1, 2018 Chapter 504 Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Services, has been posted to the Provider Manual...read more

June 13, 2018
West Virginia Medicaid Important Reminder for Unenrolled Prescribers

Beginning July 18, 2018, West Virginia Medicaid will no longer pay for prescriptions for Opioid pain medications written by unenrolled prescribers. ...read more

May 23, 2018
The Bureau for Medical Services has announced that Appendices A-Documentation for Peer Recovery Support Services and B-Application for Residential Services have been added to Chapter 504 Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Services.

Appendices A-Documentation for Peer Recovery Support Services and B-Application for Residential Services have been added to Chapter 504 Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Services....read more

April 04, 2018
West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources' Medicaid Program to Mail Medical ID Cards to All Medicaid Members

The week of December 25, 2017, the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR), Bureau for Medical Services (BMS), will begin mailing Medicaid members a copy of their new West Virginia Medical ID card. ...read more

March 15, 2018
Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Trainings

The Bureau for Medical Services is pleased to announce upcoming SUD trainings to be held in conjunction with the Spring Molina Provider Workshops....read more

March 12, 2018
Physician Assistant Enrollment Update

Per SB 1014 (2017, First Special Session) and associated rules, West Virginia Medicaid ...read more

March 06, 2018
Take Me Home, West Virginia Important Program Update

The Take Me Home, West Virginia Porgram is a federally funded Money Follows the Person...read more

February 28, 2018
Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (I/DD) Waiver Training

The West Virginia Deparment of Health and Human Resources, Bureau for Medical Services is offering the opportunity to families...read more

February 20, 2018
2018 Spring Provider Workshops Registration

Please join us at the 2018 Spring Provider Workshops so you and your staff will be aware...read more

February 13, 2018
DHHR Receives CMS Approval for Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Treatment Services

The West Virginia Deparment of Health and Human Resources (DHHR), Bureau for Medical Services has received approval from the U...read more

January 22, 2018
Federal Government Shutdown Information

Federal Government shutdown does not affect...read more

January 18, 2018
DHHR to Begin Phase One of the Federal Waiver to Treat Substance Use

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR), Bureau for Medical Services today announced Medicaid recipients will begin receiving the first phast of new services under the West Virginia 1115 Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Waiver ...read more

December 22, 2017
Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Services Begin in January

Chapter 504 Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Waiver Services Manual, including coverage of Methadone Medication Assisted Treatment; ...read more

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