Don’t Delay: Recertify Your FISS DDE Access Today!
Have you recertified your Fiscal Intermediary Standard System (FISS) Direct Data Entry (DDE)? The deadline to do so is August 31, 2023.
If you don’t complete the recertification process timely, your FISS DDE access will be terminated. Once terminated, you will need to submit the J15 DDE PPTN Application/Reactivation form and the normal 20 business days to process a new application will apply.
Don’t wait for your access to be terminated.
USCIS to Publish Revised Form I-9
On July 21, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced they will soon publish a revised version of Form I-9 (Employment Eligibility Verification). The revised Form I-9 (edition date 8/01/23) was published on uscis.gov on August 1, 2023. The agency notes that employers can use the current Form I-9 (edition date 10/21/19) through October 21, 2023. Staring November 1, 2023, all employers must used the new Form I-9.
Medicaid Errors with July 2023 Claims
Some SNF’s are having their July Medicaid claims denied due to patient liability. Savannah Wiley at KAHCF has contacted the Department for Medicaid Services (DMS) and they are aware of the error.
DMS stated that the June renewals that were pushed to July are receiving an error with their patient liability as of 7/1. The patient liability is coded as Global Choices vs Comprehensive, and this is causing the July claims to deny.
If you are having this issue, first contact your local office. If the local office is not able to fix this error, email the following and ask them to fix.DFS.Medicaid@ky.gov
To receive your final FY 2024 Medicare rates contact one of our accountants today. in order to prepare your SNFs report, we will need to your VBP report and any QRP letters (if applicable).
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