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NC Medicaid Transition to Managed Care Webinar

Jan 6, 2021 9:00:00 AM / by Practice Support Team posted in Medicaid, Medicaid Managed Care, NCDHHS


Please join NC Medicaid Division of Health Benefits Deputy Secretary Dave Richard, NC Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Mandy Cohen M.D., Assistant Secretary for NC Medicaid Jay Ludlam and other senior leaders for a webinar on the state’s transition to Medicaid Managed Care.   

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Upcoming Webinars from NCDHHS and NC AHEC

Jan 4, 2021 3:54:46 PM / by Practice Support Team posted in Medicaid, Medicaid Managed Care, NCDHHS, NCAHEC, Webinar, COVID-19


COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan Update

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​What do I need to know about the COVID-19 Vaccine Program?

Dec 23, 2020 9:00:00 AM / by Practice Support Team posted in NCDHHS, COVID-19, Vaccines


North Carolina’s COVID-19 Vaccination Plan builds on the foundation of the state’s overall goals and
pillars of response to the pandemic: Prevention, Testing, Tracing, Isolation and Quarantine. North
Carolina took early and aggressive action to slow the spread of the virus, built statewide capacity for
testing, PPE supplies and contract tracing, developed hospital surge plans, and promoted aggressive prevention strategies. Check out the full NCDHHS Vaccine Plan 

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​Office Hours with DHHS to Discuss the COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan

Dec 22, 2020 1:17:25 PM / by Practice Support Team posted in NCDHHS, Webinar, COVID-19, Vaccines


Dr. Betsey Tilson, NCDHHS Chief Medical Officer and State Health Director, and the NCDHHS team will provide an update and host a Q&A session as a follow-up to the Dec. 15th Vaccination Briefing webinar.  You may also view the slides from the webinar.  

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Medicaid Managed Care Provider Updates

Dec 18, 2020 8:33:00 AM / by Practice Support Team posted in Medicaid Managed Care, NCDHHS


 NC Medicaid issued these updates on 12/8/2020 via: 

Key Dates for Transitioning to Medicaid Managed Care  

  • March 15, 2021– Open Enrollment begins  
  • May 14, 2021– Open Enrollment ends  
  • May 15, 2021– Auto Enrollment for beneficiaries who have not selected a health plan  
  • May 22, 2021(approximate) – Transition of Care information is sent to each health plan for beneficiaries assigned to that health plan  
  • July 1, 2021– Medicaid Managed Care launch  
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Apply for the Keeping Kids Well Fund Initiative Today

Dec 16, 2020 8:30:00 AM / by Practice Support Team posted in NCDHHS, NCAHEC, Keeping Kids Well, Grant, Well-Child Care, Vaccines


We are pleased to inform you that pediatric and family medicine practices engaged in the Keeping Kids Well Project may be eligible for a grant supporting efforts to improve rates of childhood vaccinations in our state. 

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Your Response to the NCDHHS Primary Care Preparedness Survey is Important!

Dec 15, 2020 4:30:00 PM / by Practice Support Team posted in Medicaid Managed Care, NCDHHS, COVID-19, Survey, Primary Care


Have you responded to the NC Emergency Response Survey? 

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​​Have you registered for the Medicaid Managed Care Fireside Chat Webinar Series?​

Nov 30, 2020 4:39:58 PM / by Practice Support Team posted in Medicaid, Medicaid Managed Care, Fireside Chat Webinar, NCDHHS, NCAHEC, Webinar


MedicaidMedicaid Managed Care Fireside Chat Webinar Series 


Register for Medicaid Managed Care topics 

Hosted by Shannon Dowler, MD, Chief Medical Officer, NC Division of Health Benefits. 

Moderated by Hugh Tilson, Director, NC AHEC Program. 

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