2009 Informational Letters (#775 - #799)


Published Informational Letters

Letter# Description Issue Date Effective Date

 799

New Modifier for Replacement Eyeglasses-"RA" Polycarbonate Lens Code - V2784

04/27/2009

04/27/2009

798

Change in the Federal Medical Assistance Percentage (FMAP)

04/22/2009

04/22/2009

797

D1206 - Topical Fluoride Varnish

06/12/2009

06/12/2009

796

Coding Services Provided During the Encounter

04/01/2009

04/15/2009

795

Annual Provider Training 2009

04/10/2009

04/10/2009

794

Iowa Medicaid Pharmacy Program Changes

04/01/2009

Varies

793

PMIC Reimbursement and Level of Care

03/26/2009

04/01/2009

792

Distinguishing Between Programs Provided by Home Health Agencies and; Billing Clarifications for Those Programs

03/26/2009

03/26/2009

791

Change in Pregnancy Co-Pay Code W5022 to D001P

03/26/2009

Immediately

790

E1340 - Labor for Medical Equipment Repair/Replacement Oxygen Certifications

03/16/2009

04/01/2009

789

Addition of Pap Smear Procedure Codes

03/26/2009

Immediately

788

Billing for BRCA testing

03/16/2009

03/16/2009

787

CDAC DVD 2

03/19/2009
03/19/2009

03/19/2009
03/19/2009

786

Required Use of 26 Modifier

03/03/2009

03/03/2009

785

Utilization Control Desk Review for All Iowa Hospitals

02/25/2009

01/01/2009

784

Implementation of Inpatient Hospital Rebase and Recalibration 

02/25/2009

10/01/2008

783

Outpatient Hospital EOBs

02/23/2009

02/25/2009

782

Exclusion from Participation in Federal Health Care Programs

03/20/2009

03/20/2009

781

Additional ASC Billing Codes Payable by Iowa Medicaid

02/09/2009

01/01/2008

780

Utilization Control Desk Review for Critical Access Hospitals

01/22/2009

01/01/2009

779

Correction:Annual Update of Hospice Rates

01/12/2009

10/01/2008

778

Assisted Living CDAC Documentation Form Requirements

01/27/2009

Immediately

777

2008 Provider Quality Management Self-Assessments; Late Submissions

01/12/2009

Immediately

776

UPDATED LOCATIONS for RSP Medicaid Cost Report Training

01/05/2009

01/05/2009

775

Billing of Mental Health Services

01/13/2009

01/13/2009