IHCP identifies processing error for HHW dental claims

The Indiana Health Coverage Programs (IHCP) announced in BT201678, that effective January 1, 2017, the management of dental benefits for members enrolled in Hoosier Healthwise would transition to the managed care entities (MCEs). Each MCE, along with any contracted dental benefit manager (DBM), would manage Hoosier Heathwise dental benefits and process dental claims. Accordingly, Hoosier […]

CoreMMIS Delayed

The Indiana Health Coverage Programs (IHCP) has delayed its December 5 implementation of the new CoreMMIS provider portal. On-site portal workshops will continue throughout December. For information on the delay, see IHCP Bulletin BT201683. For portal workshop schedules, see IHCP Bulletin BT201688. Stay up to date on all CoreMMIS news at the IDA website and the […]

MOM Volunteer Registration is Open

More than 300 Dentists, Hygienists, Assistants, Dental Specialists, and Physicians, along with 1,000 support volunteers are needed to help treat an estimated 2,000 patients during the second IndianaMOM charitable dental event scheduled for May 12-13, 2017. Mission of Mercy (MOM) events are large-scale dental clinics that provide free oral health care to patients of all […]

CoreMMIS Delayed

Open Letter from Joe Moser Wednesday, November 30, 2016 Dear Medicaid Provider Community:  We are temporarily delaying the December 5 deployment of CoreMMIS to allow additional time for readiness testing. Transitional activities that had been underway are now suspended. Implementation and triage plans are on hold.  Because of this temporary delay, the processing of provider […]

Temporary Suspension of IHCP Transactions with CoreMMIS

On December 5, 2016, the Indiana Health Coverage Programs (IHCP) will replace its current information management system, IndianaAIM, with the new CoreMMIS, which stands for Core Medicaid Management Information System. Along with CoreMMIS, a new provider interface called the Provider Healthcare Portal (Portal) will replace Web interChange. The new systems will be operational as of […]

IDA Recognizes IUSD Faculty Members

During the 50th IUSD Teaching Conference, held October 6, 2016, the Indiana Dental Association (IDA) honored two outstanding IUSD staff members with Pursuit of Excellence recognition. Dr. Richard Gregory Named Outstanding Faculty of the Year IDA presented Dr. Richard Gregory with the 2016 IUSD Outstanding Faculty of the Year Award. This award recognizes excellence in […]