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Provider Bulletin Issue 5, October 2020

Place of Service & Modifier Reminder-Telehealth Billing; Electronic Claim Submission; Electronic Visit Verification and more...

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2020

Provider Bulletin - 10.28.20 - Preparing for the COVID Vaccine

Sharing an important memo from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services: Preparing for the Wisconsin COVID-19 Vaccine Program

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  • Provider News
  • Partner News
Year
  • 2020

InforMED Provider eNewsletter Sept 2020

This edition keeps our providers informed and up to date with issues that matter. The iCare Provider Add-On Payment Program deadline has been extended. Your help is needed with Vaccine Season! And Nurse Practitioners wanted for In-Home health assessments. Also, an update from Forward Health on ACT 262 for Behavioral Health Providers.

Provider Bulletin Issue 4, August 2020

iCare Provider Add-on Payment Program — Deadline Extended, Electronic Visit Verification (EVV), Appeals Mailing Address, Non-Emergency Ambulance return to SNF, Opioid Treatment Program (OTP) Billing, NDC Requirement, Provider Portal New Feature

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2020

Provider Bulletin Issue 3, May 2020

Provider Bulletin Issue 2, 2020, CMS and DHS Information, New ICD-10 codes for COVID-19, Prior Authorization, Medicare Medicaid and Medicare Allowable procedure codes for Telehealth

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2020

Provider Bulletin Issue 2, March 2020

Update Demographics, EVV for PCW Services.Providers with Dual Specialty,Prior Authorization Updates, Reminder for Long Term Care (LTC) Providers

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2020

Provider Bulletin Issue 1, January 2020

Revisions to PCW Policy Effective 11/30/2019, Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) Reminder for PCW Services,PCW Rate Change

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2020

Voting-in-WI-Fact-Sheet

Your vote is your voice. Your guide to voting in Wisconsin.

InforMED Provider eNewsletter June 2020

This edition focuses on information related to COVID-19 like funding programs that the CARES Act has established, emergency preparedness information, and more!

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  • Provider News
  • Partner News
Year
  • 2020

Provider Bulletin - 6.10.20 - COVID-19 Update CARES Application

DHS will be accepting applications from certain health care providers for funding under the CARES act. Learn more.

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  • Provider News
  • Partner News

iCare Connect 2020 Issue 2

We're all surrounded by COVID–19 news. So, we hope you'll enjoy some uplifting success stories that began before the pandemic. iCare was featured in a video! How did this come about? Thriving Communities asked us if they could create a video about iCare members and staff to help show how we put our core values into action and deliver meaningful results for our members.

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  • Provider News
  • Member News
  • Partner News
Year
  • 2020

Member Newsletter - Issue 1, 2020

Topics include: Tips for managing your emotions during the COVID-19 pandemic, OTC benefit card updates, and more!

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  • Member News
Year
  • 2020

Provider Bulletin - 4.21.20 - COVID-19 Update Home Care Providers

New COVID-19 guidance from the Department of Health Services has been developed for home care providers.

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2020

Provider Bulletin - 4.16.20- Acute & Subacute Provider Info

iCare has determined that the removal of the Prior Authorization requirement in advance of transferring from acute to subacute facilities will better serve our members and lighten the burden on our providers during the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2020

InforMED Provider eNewsletter-September 2019

In this newsletter you'll find information for LTC Residential Providers; the Hospice Lock-In Form; A new Patient-driven payment model; and an updated Portal Guide for Providers.

Year
  • 2019

InforMED Provider eNewsletter April 2020

iCare's Provider Newsletter - InforMED - Issue 1, 2020. A newsletter from iCare to its providers to keep them apprised of what is new at iCare.

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2020

PA Specific Listing Update for Providers Q2-2020

The Prior Authorization Department is releasing the Procedure Specific Listing for Q2 2020. This listing will be placed on the website April 3rd, 2020 for providers to consult. The Procedure Specific Listing for Q2 2020 will be effective May 1, 2020

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2020

Provider bulletin - 4.1.20 - PA Updates for Providers

The iCare Prior Authorization team wants providers to know that our PA team is fully operational despite COVID-19. Some of our PA policies have been revised in response to the COVID-19 crisis.

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2020

Provider Bulletin - 3.19.20 - Personal Protective Equipment

The topic of this Provider Bulletin is Personal Protective Equipment arriving soon in Wisconsin in response to high demand during COVID-19 pandemic.

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2020

Provider Bulletin - 3.25.20 - Personal Protective Equipment Update

Provider Update - Immediate Action Required regarding Personal Protective Equipment from the Strategic National Stockpile

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2020

Provider Bulletin - 3.20.20 - Telehealth Services

iCare will be encouraging Medicare members to utilize telehealth services to avoid unnecessary travel to a healthcare facility.

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2020

Experts talk future of mental health services in Milwaukee

Wisconsin Health News covered the Behavioral Health Redesign Forum sponsored by iCare. Here's what they had to say about the future of mental health services in Milwaukee.

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  • iCare in the News
  • Provider News
  • Partner News

Provider Bulletin - 3.2.20 - Coronavirus Coding Guidelines

Provider News Bulletin: Official CMS Coding Guidelines related to Coronavirus released by the CDC

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2020

2020 iCare Connect Issue 1

2020 iCare Connect Issue 1, A newsletter to share iCare news and information with our Partners and Stakeholders

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  • iCare in the News
  • Partner News
Year
  • 2020

Provider Bulletin - 2.7.20 - Coronavirus

iCare wants providers to stay abreast of the latest recommendations in this emerging situation.

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2020

Provider Bulletin - 2.5.20 - Prior Auth Specific Listing

Q1 2020 New Prior Authorization Specific Listings are now available and will be effective March 6, 2020.

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2020

InforMED Provider eNewsletter December 2019

Edition discusses iCare's new Urine Drug Screen Policy, Pharmacy changes for iCare Family Care Partnership Medicaid only members, update to iCare's Personal Care Worker policy, and the new iCare Medicare Advantage plan, coming to Illinois

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  • Provider News

Member Newsletter - Issue 2 2019

Topics include: What to do if you have questions or unmet needs, Share the Love Award winner, iCare’s Website Has a New Look and New Features, New OTC Benefits Card Program for 2020, Refer Friends and Family Program and more.

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  • Member News
Year
  • 2019

Illinois sees growth in new Medicare Advantage plans - Health News Illinois

Several health plans including iCare have announced new Medicare Advantage Plans in Illinois. The iCare Medicare Advantage Plan combines personal care and added benefits, initially for residents of Boone & Winnebago counties.

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  • iCare in the News
  • Provider News
  • Member News
  • Partner News

iCare launches Illinois Medicare Advantage plan - Wisconsin Health News

Milwaukee-based iCare is planning to launch a Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug Plan (MA-PD) next year in Illinois called iCare Medicare Advantage Plan. Boone and Winnebago counties will be first.

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  • iCare in the News
  • Provider News
  • Member News
  • Partner News

Press release - iCare Supports Shower Trailer for Homeless

Independent Care Health Plan (iCare) helped Mr. Bob’s Under the Bridge to purchase a special truck and trailer to bring showering facilities to homeless in Wisconsin. iCare presented their donation of $6000.

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  • Press Releases
  • iCare in the News
  • Provider News
  • Member News
  • Partner News
Year
  • 2019

Provider Bulletin - 9.3.19

Topics in this edition of the iCare Provider Bulletin include: Home Health Agency Medicare Claims Processing/Billing, Long Term Care (LTC) Residential Providers, Hearing Aid Pricing Update, and Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Medicaid Revenue Code Reminder

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2019

Provider Bulletin - 06.03.19

Topics in this edition of the iCare Provider Bulletin include:Limited English Proficiency (LEP) Policy, Clinical Practice Guidelines, Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Updates, Provider Portal, Vision, Update your Demographics, and HEDIS Measures,

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2019

InforMED Provider eNewsletter July 2019

Edition discusses Home Health Agency Medicare Claims Processing/Billing, Medicare SNF Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM), DentaQuest, Medicare Annual Wellness Visit, HEDIS Measures,Balance Billing Members is Prohibited, Enhanced Benefits, Call for Provider Updates, How to Contact Network Development & Contracting Department.

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2019

iCare Connect - An e-newsletter for iCare Partners Issue 2, 2019

Topics include: Connecting with Our Communities, iCare Hosted It's Second Pack-a-Thon, iCare's Refer a Friend Program, and Upcoming Events.

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  • Partner News
Year
  • 2019

Member Newsletter - Issue 1, 2019

Topics include:Share the Love Award, VIP Day 2019 at Festa Italiana, SilverSneakers, Community Health Worker/Health Coach Program and You, the MyACCESS App, Follow to Home for Homelessness Program and more.

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  • Member News
Year
  • 2019

InforMED Provider eNewsletter January 2019

New Vision Network: National Vision Administrators, iCare Providers Fall Forum, iCare Recognizes Provider with Bonus and Recognition Award

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2019

Press release - iCare pack-a-thon April 2019

Independent Care Health Plan (iCare) and its employees held a food Pack-a-Thon to create 10,000 meals for the needy.

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  • Press Releases
  • Provider News
  • Member News
  • Partner News
Year
  • 2019

Provider Bulletin - 3.3.19

This edition of the iCare Provider Bulletin addresses HEDIS Measures, Billing Reminder to Non-Medical Providers that an NPI is not required for claims processing, Fraud, Waste and Abulse.

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2019

Member Newsletter - Issue 3, 2018

New Prescription Drug Management Programs: What Medicare Members Need to Know, Don’t Get the Flu!

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  • Member News
Year
  • 2018

Press release - Provider Service Excellence Award

On November 20, 2018 Independent Care Health Plan (iCare) named Rooms R Us Adult Family Home to receive the iCare Provider Service Excellence Award.

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  • Press Releases
Year
  • 2018

InforMED Provider eNewsletter November 2018

Prospective and Retrospective Assessments,LexisNexis Partnership, Aurora Special Needs Plan now AuroraCompleteCare, Follow to Home for Homelessness Program

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2018

Press Release - iCare conducts Pack-a-Thon to feed homeless

Meals packaged by iCare employees were served at Kosciuszko Park, 2201 S. 7th St, Milwaukee, WI and at Dispensa de la Paz, 1615 S. 22nd St., Milwaukee, WI.

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  • Press Releases
  • iCare in the News
Year
  • 2018

InforMED Provider eNewsletter August 2018

Get the Credit You Deserve, Cultural Diversity,iCare Family Care Partnership Sauk County Expansion, Get Social With iCare!

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  • Provider News
Year
  • 2018

iCare Connect - An eNewsletter for iCare Partners August 2018

Topics include: iCare named Top Employer, iCare Office Expansion, and more.

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  • Partner News
Year
  • 2018
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