Provider Alert! Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) Cures Act Implementation January 1st 2021

Provider Alert!

Provider Alert! Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) Cures Act Implementation January 1st 2021

Attention: Financial Management Services Agencies (FMSAs)

Effective Date: 1/1/2021

Call to action: This serves as a final reminder that beginning January 1, 2021 all service visits for an EVV-required service must be captured in the EVV system. Federal law does not allow any further delays to implement the Cures Act EVV requirement for Medicaid personal care services.

How this impacts providers:

By Dec. 31, 2020: Complete Required Training

Program providers, FMSAs, and CDS employers must complete the following EVV training requirements:

Beginning Jan. 1, 2021

Next steps for providers:

Please be aware of the EVV Contact Information Guides and associated escalation paths. For technical system issues, contact the appropriate vendor, proprietary system operator and/or TMHP at the following email addresses:

For EVV portal and claim submission issues,

For policy or EVV Operational issues,

Contact information and associated escalation paths can also be found at the following link: https://hhs.texas.gov/sites/default/files/documents/doing-business-with-hhs/providers/long-term-care/evv/evv-contact-information-guide.pdf

If you have any questions, please email Provider Network Management at: providerrelations@texaschildrens.org.

For access to all provider alerts, log into:
www.thecheckup.org or www.texaschildrenshealthplan.org/for-providers.

 

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