Behavioral Health News


Date Title
October 10 2017 VA Issues Proposed Rule to Allow Telemedicine Across State Lines
September 28 2017 CPT 2018 Update Brings New E/M Codes, Mass Revisions and Revised Guidelines
September 28 2017 OH – House Considers Blocking Medicaid Expansion Veto
September 13 2017 NJ – State Seeks Input on Reorganization Plan for Mental Health, Addiction Services
August 30 2017 Anthem BCBS – Medical Policy and Clinical Guideline Updates
August 30 2017 CMS Releases Second Set of Medicaid; CHIP Managed Care FAQs
August 16 2017 FY 2018 Medicare Inpatient Prospective Payment System Final Rule Released
August 16 2017 FY 2018 Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities, Skilled Nursing Facilities Final Rules Released
August 16 2017 Medicare Inpatient Psychiatric Facility Rates to Increase by $45 Million in FY 2018
August 16 2017 PA – DHS Notifies 100,000 Medicaid Consumers in Region of Pending Changes
August 16 2017 NJ – CMS Approves New Jersey Medicaid 1115 Waiver Extension
August 16 2017 TX – House Approves Bill to Reverse Medicaid Cuts to Children’s Therapy Services
August 16 2017 FL – Medicaid Waiver Receives CMS Approval
July 13 2017 OH – Budget Passed, Medicaid Freeze Vetoed
June 29 2017 MassHealth: Adjustment to Medicare Crossover Claims
May 24 2017 WI – State Seeks CMS’ Permission to Implement Medicaid Eligibility Limit
May 24 2017 UnitedHealth Announces Plans to Shut Down Free-of-Charge Primary Care Startup
April 11 2017 NJ – State Reduces Patient Numbers in State Psychiatric Hospitals, Expands Community Programs
April 11 2017 NY – Office of Mental Health Releases Statewide Comprehensive Plan
April 11 2017 OH – Medicaid Oversight Committees Announce Changes to State Behavioral Health Redesign