Provider Notice Issued 05/02/2019

Date:    May 2, 2019
To:       Enrolled Pharmacies
Re:      Critical Access Pharmacies Self-Attest Period Open for Third Fiscal Quarter of 2019  
Per Public Act 100-0587 and recently adopted rules at 89 Ill. Admin. Code Section 140.439, HFS is required to make quarterly payments to Critical Access Pharmacies. The provider notice issued March 8, 2019, regarding Critical Access Pharmacies (CAP) self-attest criteria, explains the program.
The attestation period for the third fiscal quarter of 2019 (January 2019 through March 2019) is now open and will be closed May 19, 2019. Providers may attest by using the Department’s MEDI site.
All future attestation periods will be opened the first day after a quarter ends, and will be open for 30 days. As an example, the attestation period for the final fiscal quarter of 2019 (April 2019 through June 2019) will be open from July 1, 2019 through July 30, 2019.
Questions regarding this notice may be directed to the Bureau of Professional and Ancillary Services at 877-782-5565.
Doug Elwell
Medicaid Director



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