The Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services is hosting another opportunity for all stakeholders, staff, providers, families and individuals to engage with and receive updates from DDRS. Representatives from First Steps, Bureau of Rehabilitation Services, Bureau of Quality Improvement Services and the Bureau of Developmental Disabilities Services will be providing updates on the services and programs offered.
IHCP Updates - Published 4/25
The Indiana Health Coverage Programs (IHCP) posted the following important information to the provider website at in.gov/medicaid/providers on April 25, 2019 (unless alternate date is noted).
BT201926 – IHCP to reimburse IMD short-term inpatient stays for psychiatric treatment for PE Adult members
The following code table updates are accessible from the Code Sets page:
Vision Services Codes
Check out these resources to stay up-to-date with the most recent changes at the IHCP.
IHCP Updates - Published 4/23
The Indiana Health Coverage Programs (IHCP) posted the following important information to the provider website at in.gov/medicaid/providers on April 23, 2019 (unless alternate date is noted).
News and Announcements (home page)
Today the House Bill 1001 Conference Committee Report became public. This is the House and Senate combined budget based on weeks of negotiations and is the budget the House and Senate will vote on one last time. There will be no changes to the language moving forward and this is considered the unofficial final budget for the Session.
Included in the budget for INARF legislative priorities are the following:
We are very disappointed with the outcome but we appreciate all the outreach our Members have done with their legislators this Session. For a complete Sessions breakdown, please join us Friday at the INARF Member Forum. Click here to register.
BRS Presentation Regarding VR Claims Payment System at INARF Financial Management Section Meeting
On May 2 at the INARF Financial Management Professional Interest Section meeting, Theresa Koleszar, Director, Bureau of Rehabilitation Services and Virginia Bates, Director of Program Improvement, Bureau of Rehabilitation Services, will present on what providers can anticipate with the VR Claims Payment System (CPS) regarding training, timeline and other information. You can register to join us in person or via live streaming at inarf.org.