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State of Alaska, Department of Health and Social Services, Division of Health Care Services


Provider Education


Our ongoing work to improve healthcare in Alaska includes offering periodic web training sessions to update providers on changes in the utilization management and case management processes. Qualis Health also hosts provider education conferences.

Events

Inpatient Authorization Process Change Training

Comagine Health introduced a new inpatient assessment questionnaire requirement that will go into effect Oct. 21, 2020.
This new inpatient assessment questionnaire will be required for initial admission review requests. During this training session we review inpatient provider portal submissions, utilizing the correct provider portal URL and inpatient documentation requirements.

The webinar recordings and slides are posting below for viewing:

September 16, 2020 - Inpatient Assessment Questionnaire Training
Inpatient Assessment Questionnaire Slides
Appeals Slides

Inpatient Assessment Questionnaire Recording Part 1
Inpatient Appeals Recording Part 2
                              
September 18, 2020 - Inpatient Assessment Questionnaire Training
Inpatient Assessment Questionnaire Slides
Appeals Slides

Inpatient Assessment Questionnaire and Appeals Recording

September 21, 2020 - Inpatient Assessment Questionnaire Training
Inpatient Assessment Questionnaire Slides
Appeals Slides

Inpatient Assessment Questionnaire and Appeals Recording

If you are unable to attend any of the scheduled trainings or if you have any questions, please contact Lisa Layne, Non-Clinical manager at llayne@comagine.org or call our intake line at (888) 240-0437.

We will also be providing a refresher training specific to the Appeals process immediately following the Alaska Inpatient Assessment Questionnaire training. 
 

Imaging Authorization Process Change Webinars

Comagine Health introduced a new AK imaging assessment questionnaire requirement that goes into effect October 1, 2020.

This new imaging assessment questionnaire is called AK Imaging Assessment B or Trigger Assessment. AK Imaging Assessment B will automatically populate based on your selections when completing the AK Imaging Assessment (A). Completion of this brief trigger assessment will be required when it populates, in order to move forward with the submission of your imaging prior authorization (PA) request. We review imaging PA request provider portal submissions, utilizing the correct provider portal URL and documentation requirements.

The webinar recordings and slides are posted for viewing below:

August 26, 2020 - Imaging Assessment training  
Imaging Slides
Appeals Slides

Imaging Recording
Appeals Recording

August 28, 2020 - Imaging Assessment training
Imaging Slides
Appeals Slides

Imaging Recording
Appeals Recording

August 31, 2020 - Imaging Assessment training
Imaging Slides
Appeals Slides

Imaging Recording
Appeals Recording

If you have any questions, please contact Lisa Layne, Non-Clinical manager at llayne@comagine.org or call our intake line at (888) 240-0437.


Archives

2020 What I Need to Know About Appeals Presentation

2019 Fall Provider Educational Session

2018 Fall Provider Educational Session

2017 October Provider Educational Session

 

 

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Contact Us

Initiate a Review

»Comagine Health Provider Portal

Fax:
(800) 826-3630

Phone:
(888) 240-0437

Physician Hotline

(877) 292-2615

Case Management

Phone:
(888) 578-2547 option 1
(907) 550-7600 option 1

Fax:
(877) 265-9549

Contact Alaska Medicaid - Health Care Services

»visit the Alaska Medicaid - Health Care Services website
 

»more contact info