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The Provider-led Arkansas Shared Savings Entity (PASSE) is a new model of organized care that will address the needs of certain Medicaid beneficiaries who have complex behavioral health and intellectual and developmental disabilities service
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Important Information From DHS About the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency
As the threat from COVID-19 continues, important information on what the Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) is doing about coronavirus (COVID-19) as well as reliable, up-to-date information about how the virus is affecting the State can be found on the DHS website. Learn more about DHS’s response to COVID-19. (HTML, new window).
Program Year 2019 Attestation Deadline
The attestation deadline for Program Year 2019 is EXTENDED to April 30, 2020. Providers who attest by the April deadline will have until July 31, 2020 to finish incomplete applications for the incentive payment.
Laboratory Testing for COVID-19
In response to the COVID-19 outbreak in Arkansas and consistent with CMS’s coverage and payment for COVID-19 diagnostic testing, DMS is covering the linked laboratory services. (PDF, new window)
Telemedicine Requirements for Certain Behavioral Health Providers During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency
As you know, the Governor declared a public health emergency on March 12, 2020, due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in Arkansas. In response to this declaration and the need for social distancing, DMS has issued the following guidance related to certain behavioral health providers using technology for direct communication that takes place in real-time to provide certain counseling services. (PDF, new window).
Telemedicine Requirements for Physicians during the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency
As you know, the Governor declared a public health emergency on March 12, 2020, due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in Arkansas. In response to this declaration and the need for social distancing, DMS issues the following guidance and policy related to physicians use of telemedicine (PDF, new window).
Current Demonstration Waiver Projects
The Division of Medical Services will provide public notice and allow input processes for its intent to submit written applications, renewals or amendments to any 1115(a) demonstration waiver projects that will be sent to the Centers of Medicare
and Medicaid Services. Learn more about current demonstration waiver projects.
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