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COVID-19 provider e-newsletter

June 24, 2020

Billing guidance for COVID-related services

Do you need to submit a claim to cover COVID-19-related services for an Alliance member, such as testing or follow up? Referral Authorization Form (RAF) requirements will be waived by following these instructions: 


For more information on the scope of COVID-related services and DHCS’ guidance, refer to Coverage of Emergency COVID-19 Inpatient or Outpatient Services.

Self-attest by July 1 to continue receiving payments for ACE screenings

Starting July 1, 2020, providers must attest to taking the “Becoming ACEs Aware in California” training in order to continue receiving payment for screening patients for ACEs. Attestation only takes a few minutes on the DHCS website.

More information about ACEs Aware training, attestation and payment for qualified screenings is available on the ACEs Aware blog.