2005 Informational Letters


Published Informational Letters

Letter # Description Issue Date Effective Date

481

Medicaid Third Party Liability (TPL) Policy Clarification

12/28/2005

12/28/2005

480

Changes to the Fee Schedule for Provider Type 22

12/27/2005

07/01/2005

479

The purpose of this Informational Letter is to inform providers of major changes to the Preferred Drug List (PDL)

12/15/2005

01/16/2006

478

Medicare Part D

12/09/2005

01/01/2006

477

January 2006 RCF Assistance Changes

01/01/2006

01/01/2006

476

Tips for Faster Claims Processing

10/31/2005

10/31/2005

475

Hospice Rates, Wage Indexes & Claims Submission

10/19/2005

10/01/2005

474

Iowa Medicaid Ambulance Changes

10/17/2005

07/01/2005

473

Iowa Medicaid Update On Non-Covered Category of Drugs

09/26/2005

11/01/2005

471

Prescription Benefit Updates

09/12/2006

Various

470

Drug Prior Authorization Updates

06/12/2005

10/17/2005

469

Fall Provider Training 2005

09/02/2005

09/02/2005

468

Waiver Services Provided in the Provider?s Home

09/12/2005

09/12/2005

466

How to Make the Iowa Medicaid Enterprise (IME) Work For You

09/02/2005

09/02/2005

465

IowaCare Clarification

08/05/2005

07/01/2005

464

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Nursing Facility Providers

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

463

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Hospitals

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

462

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Home Health Agency Providers

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

461

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Independently Practicing Psychologists

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

460

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Home and Community Based Services Providers

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

459

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Hearing Aid Dispensers

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

458

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Independently Practicing Physical Therapists

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

457

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Family Planning Clinics

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

456

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Durable Medical Equipment and Supply Dealer Providers

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

455

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Dentists

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

454

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Rehab Agencies

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

453

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Community Mental Health Centers

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

452

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Clinics

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

451

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Chiropractors

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

450

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Pharmacy Providers

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

449

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Birth Centers

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

448

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Audiologists

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

447

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Ambulatory Surgical Centers

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

446

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Screening Centers

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

445

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

444

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Ambulance Providers

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

443

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Orthopedic Shoe Dealers

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

442

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Physicians

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

441

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Optometrists

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

440

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Opticians

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

439

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Maternal Health Centers

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

438

FY 2006 Fee Increase - Lead Inspection Agencies

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

437

FY 2006 Fee Increase - All Iowa Medicaid Participating Podiatrists

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

436

FY 2006 Fee Increase - All Iowa Medicaid Participating Psychiatric Medical Institutions for Children

07/15/2005

07/01/2005

424

The Iowa Medicaid Enterprise (IME) Claims Changes Reminder - Dental Providers

06/16/2005

06/30/2005

423

The Iowa Medicaid Enterprise (IME) Claims Changes Reminder - Providers Submitting the Claim for Targeted Medical Care

06/16/2005

06/30/2005

422

The Iowa Medicaid Enterprise (IME) Claims Changes Reminder - CMS 1500 Claim Form Submitters

06/16/2005

06/30/2005

421

The Iowa Medicaid Enterprise (IME) Claims Changes Reminder - UB 92 Claim Form Submitters

06/16/2005

06/30/2005

417

The Iowa Medicaid Enterprise (IME) ? Changes and Enhancements

06/10/2005

06/30/2005

411

Timely Filing Requirements

05/01/2005

05/01/2005

408

Prevocational Services

03/21/2005

03/21/2005