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October 13, 2020 – Volume One

Next LOOK & LEARN, Coming Soon

2020 Perspective on Behavioral Health – Two Choices for you:

  1. November 10, 2020, 12:00PM/noon – 2:00PM
  2. November 12, 2020, 8:00AM –10:00AM

Holidays are fast approaching. COVID-19 is still with us. Many research studies show concerning trends in the mental health of many in our community. In your own practice, something you observe during an office visit, telehealth session or examination may offer powerful opportunities to alter the ultimate health outcomes for your HPSJ patients who may be struggling.

STAY TUNED for details, including topics, speakers and registration.

Deadlines: State & Federal Mandates

  1. Annual Fraud, Waste & Abuse Training/ Attestation – by Nov 2nd
  2. Timely Access to Care 2020, PAAS Survey (Provider Appointment Availability) Oct launch
  3. Annual Cultural Competency Training 2020 (Nov 2 deadline), at

Road to Home: Long-Term Care at Home – Resources Booklet & Website
Sept 10th HPSJ organized and hosted the first Central Valley local convening to raise awareness of post-hospital resources and detect options for Medi-Cal beneficiaries.

California Medi-Cal Rx Transition
To help you and your practice prepare, HPSJ is starting a series of brief communications.

FIRST UP – A Provider Alert, Oct 14, including:

  • The 90-day Member letter sent by DHCS
  • A WHAT-TO-EXPECT timeline, from now to the effective date, January 1, 2021

Members/COVID-19 Support
Support & Links of Value for HPSJ patients

Reminder ALERTS – To Raise HEDIS Scores & Support HPSJ Patients

  • MCAS Measure ADD – Follow up care for children prescribed ADHD Medication
  • MCAS Measure: AMR – Asthma Meds Ratio
  • Reminder: DHCS Encounter Requirement – NDC Required
  • Clinical Review: 2020 Standards of Care for Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes

Recent Sampler of ALERTS

  • 2020 Immunization Updates: Vaccination during COVID-19, Flu, HepA and Tdap
  • Update: Cost Avoidance and Post Pay Recoveries – DHCS Intervention
  • Diabetes Screening for People with Schizophrenia or Bipolar Disorder

Posted on October 20th, 2020 and last modified on January 26th, 2021.