Missouri Medicaid Updates
There have been several recent updates related to dental Medicaid (MO HealthNet), including Managed Care Updates, Tips for Effective Billing and Ordering-Prescribing-Referring for Medicaid patients from Non-Medicaid providers. Visit the News page for updates and sign up to stay informed.
CMS Delays Medicare Part D
to January 2019
On November 1, the ADA News reported that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced it is delaying enforcement of the Medicare Part D prescriber enrollment requirement. Providers now need to enroll by January 1, 2019 instead of by February 1, 2017. The ADA continues to seek a legislative repeal of the requirement. Read More
FDA Bans Powdered Gloves
As of January 18 the FDA has banned the use of most powdered medical gloves. It applies to patient examination gloves, powdered surgeon’s gloves and absorbable powder for lubricating a surgeon’s glove. Read More