What are Look and Learn’s?

Look and Learn’s are meetings for providers to gain insight and ask questions.

HPSJ encourages you and your staff to attend our next virtual Look & Learn session.

Upcoming Look and Learns

May 10, 2023:

  • Provider Services Updates- Operational Updates – Medi-Cal Unwinding
  • Claims- DRE Updates and How to Submit a PDR/Correspondence
  • HEDIS- Developmental Screenings/Medi-Cal for Kids and Teens (MKT)
  • Enhanced Care Management (ECM) and Community Services (CS) – IPP Incentives
  • Care and Utilization – NEMT and PCS Overview

Please RSVP by registering using the link on the right by May 3rd.

Look & Learns are hosted via
Microsoft Teams.

May 10, 2023
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm


Note: The Look and Learns above begin at 12:00 PM

We are committed to supporting our providers in delivery of quality care for our members. The scheduled Look & Learn will give you more tools to do just that. What you will learn will help you better serve your patients and may also benefit your hard working, dedicated practice staff. Thank you for all you do. We hope to see you there!

Past Look and Learn Information

March 30, 2023
December 15, 2022

Skilled Nursing Facilities – Long Term Care (LTC) Training

Topic/Objectives Discussion/Facilitator
Welcome and IntroductionsChristina Villar
Quick AnnouncementsAna Aranda
Authorization Requests for Long Term Care (LTC)
  • Transition population
  • Continuity of Care (CoC)
  • Authorization requirements and request process for new and re-authorization
  • Mike Shook, RN
  • Jaymie DeWitt, RN, BSN
Bed holds
  • Mike Shook, RN
  • Jaymie DeWitt, RN, BSN
Leave of Absence
  • Mike Shook, RN
  • Jaymie DeWitt, RN, BSN
ClaimsPhillip Whitehurst
PharmacyMatthew Garett
Closing/Final CommentsChristina Villar
September 21, 2022

Virtual Look and Learn || Monkeypox Vaccine & COVID-19 Update

July 20, 2022

WIC Services

  • The Women, Infants & Children Program is a cost-effective investment that improves the nutrition and health of low-income families leading to heathier infants, more nutritious diets and better health care for children.

Formula Shortage

Medical provider:

  • Determines medical diagnosis warranting therapeutic formula
  • Refer to insurance/MediCal for coverage

Therapeutic formulas are generally covered by Medi-Cal; Medical provider will need to submit a request to Medi-Cal for coverage.

Mail-order pharmacies contracted with MediCal

  • DIAL Pharmacy: Phone: (310) 515-8425, Fax: (310) 879-4545
  • DELTA: Phone: 1-800-700-6401, Fax: 1-866-700-6401

Breastfeeding Support

California WIC Regional Breastfeeding Liaison Program
WIC supports breastfeeding by:

  • Most WIC staff are Certified Lactation Educators/Lactation Educator Counselors
  • International Board Certified Lactation Consultant ® (IBCLC)
  • Helpline (209) 525-4838 or text questions (888) 413-4838
  • Stanislaus County Resource & Referral Guide

Referrals to an IBCLC by calling the helpline or completing the WIC Postpartum-Breastfeeding Woman Referral form

Posted on July 30th, 2021 and last modified on April 24th, 2023.