DMA Notifies Physicians About Independent Assessment

DMA Has Sent the Following Data to Doctors About the April 1, 2010 Implementation of Independent Assessment, Prior Authorization, and New Clinical Coverage Policy for Medicaid Personal Care Services (PCS) and PCS-Plus Independent Assessment The Carolinas Center For Medical Excellence (CCME) will conduct new referral assessments and continuing service and change of status reassessments for […]

Gov. Perdue Kicks Off Campaign to Crack Down on Medicaid Fraud, Waste and Abuse

Gov. Bev Perdue today announced measures cracking down on Medicaid fraud, waste and abuse that costs taxpayers millions of dollars each year.  These include: newly created Medicaid SWAT teams, with specially trained investigators, better use of computer technology to detect and prevent abuse, a campaign to encourage the public and providers to report suspected Medicaid […]