New Medicaid Bulletins Available as of Oct. 27, 2020

The NC Division of Health Benefits (DHB) has recently published new Medicaid Bulletin articles dated Oct. 27, 2020:

Quarterly HCPCS Code (J codes) Update October 1, 2020

Effective with the date of service Oct. 1, 2020, CMS has added new HCPCS codes (J codes), deleted others and changed the description of some existing codes. Read more

Managing Your Primary Care Assignments 

Attention Advanced Medical Homes, Carolina Access and CCNC Primary Care Practices: Eligible Medicaid and NC Health Choice beneficiaries are linked to a Carolina Access/CCNC primary care practice by enrolling with a practice through the local Division of Social Services (DSS) agencies or through NCTracks auto-assignment. More information

Clinical Coverage Policies

New or amended clinical coverage policies are available on the Clinical Coverage Policies web page on NC Medicaid’s website. These policies supersede previously published policies and procedures. Details


Providers are encouraged to review this information. All bulletin articles, including those related to COVID-19, are available on DHB's Medicaid Bulletin webpage.