Nevada Medicaid and Nevada Check Up News (Fourth Quarter 2017 Provider Newsletter) [Read]

Attention All Providers: Requirements on When to Use the National Provider Identifier (NPI) of an Ordering, Prescribing or Referring (OPR) Provider on Claims [Announcement 850]

If you are a Medicaid provider whose revalidation application has not been processed by your termination due date, you will be ineligible to provide services to any Nevada Medicaid or Nevada Check Up recipients, including both Fee-for-Service and Managed Care Organization (MCO) enrolled recipients. See Web Announcement 1265

Enrollment Termination Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) [Review]


Physician and Laboratory Payment Methodology Changes Implemented. [See Web Announcement 1484]

Individual Personal Care Assistant (PCA) Enrollment and National Provider Identifier Requirement. PCA Enrollment Project Survey. [See Web Announcement 1499]

The Division of Health Care Financing and Policy (DHCFP) has selected LIBERTY Dental Plan of Nevada (LIBERTY) as the new Managed Care Dental Benefits Administrator (DBA) effective January 1, 2018, to serve recipients enrolled in a Managed Care Organization (MCO). [See Web Announcement 1442]

Reminder of Requirements Regarding Ordering, Prescribing or Referring Provider on Claims. [See Web Announcement 1372]

Enrollment Termination Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) [Review]

Scheduled Site Maintenance

During the scheduled site maintenance window the Provider Web Portal will be unavailable. The table below shows the regularly scheduled maintenance window. All times will be in the Pacific time zone.

Monday - Friday
12:00AM - 12:30AM

8:00PM - 12:30AM

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has made available National Plan and Provider Enumeration System (NPPES) health care provider data via the internet. User IDs and passwords are not required and access to the data is free.

The NPI Registry and the NPPES Downloadable File are tools Nevada Medicaid pharmacy providers may use to obtain a physician’s National Provider Identifier (NPI) when entering the prescriber’s ID on claims.

The NPI Registry and the NPPES Downloadable File are accessible via the following links: