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June 08, 2021
West Virginia Medicaid Holds Public Forums on American Rescue Plan Funds for Home and Community-Based Services!

Bureau for Medical Services will host public forums to seek input on use of federal American Rescue Plan funds for Home and Community-Based Services ...read more

February 18, 2021
Long-Term Rate Care Setting Update!

During 2020, the West Virginia Bureau for Medical Services had a change in appraisal vendors. Due to COVID-19, the new vendor had to update the appraisals using a virtual approach....read more

April 27, 2021
Attention Podiatry Providers!

Effective April 1, 2021, the specialty Podiatry was added to the following ...read more

February 18, 2021
Adult Dental Benefit Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and Answers are Now Available!

you have questions about your West Virginia Medicaid Adult Benefit, get your answers with the ...read more

December 21, 2020
Attention Adult Dental Program Providers!

Beginning January 1, 2021, services classified as diagnostic, preventative, and restorative in nature will require authorization prior to services ...read more

December 17, 2020
Attention Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supplies (DMEPOS) Providers!

Effective January 1, 2021, providers will no longer be required to obtain a physician (Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine ...read more

November 25, 2020
2020 Fall Virtual Workshops Registration Information is Now Available!

The BMS, West Virginia Children’s Health Insurance Program (WVCHIP), Gainwell Technologies (formerly DXC Technology), Medicaid Managed Care Organizations (MCOs) and other ...read more

July 15, 2020
Important Announcement!

In accordance with Senate Bill 716, effective July 1, 2020, the Department of Health and Human Resources, Bureau for Medical Services (BMS) shall make payment for tubal ligation without requiring at least 30 days ...read more

August 19, 2020
Important Update! The IRS Extends Deadline to Ensure People with Children Receive $500 Economic Impact Payments.

Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has extended its deadline to September 30, 2020 to provide information ...read more

August 18, 2020
Traumatic Brain Injury Waiver Quality Improvement Council Positions are Now Available!

Traumatic Brain Injury Waiver (TBIW) program is seeking application to fill vacancies on its Quality Improvement Advisory (QIA) Council...read more

September 02, 2020
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Extends Provider Relief Funds Application Deadline!

The U.S. Department of Health and Humans Services (HHS) has extended the deadline for eligible providers to submit their application for provider relief funds. ...read more

July 08, 2020
Attention Providers! The Health Resources and Services Administration's Provider Relief Fund for Medicaid and CHIP Provider Fact Sheet is now available!

factsheet contains information on how Medicaid and CHIP providers can receive benefits from the Provider Relief Fund....read more

July 06, 2020
Attention Providers! Registration for the "Getting Started with the Provider Relief Fund for Medicaid and CHIP Providers" Webinar is now available!

Providers are encourage to join the webcast "Getting Started with the Provider Relief Fund for Medicaid and CHIP Distribution," which will take place on Wednesday, July 8 from 4pm until 5pm...read more

April 13, 2020
New Guidance about COVID-19 Economic Impact Payments for Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Beneficiaries from Social Security Commissioner Andrew Saul is now available!

COVID-19 Economic Impact Payments for Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Beneficiaries ...read more

March 20, 2020
Pharmaceuticals and Therapeutics (P&T) Committee Meeting Update!

P&T Committee Meeting location has been updated...read more

 

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