Messages for Remittance Advices dated – November 22, 2012– December 27, 2012 TO: ALL PROVIDERS RE: AEVCS DOWNTIME Due to scheduled maintenance, AEVCS will be unavailable from 12:01 am through 7:00 am on December 09, 2012. We apologize for any inconvenience. TO: ALL PROVIDERS RE: 2012 ELIGIBLE PROFESSIONAL (EP) ATTESTATION DEADLINE IS 2/28/13 The Eligible Professional (EP) Attestation Deadline for Calendar Year 2012 is February 28, 2013. If you wish to apply for an EP EHR incentive payment for calendar year 2012, you must submit your application/attestation by February 28, 2013. A submitted application means that you have registered with the R&A, attested through MAPIR and completed the MAPIR application by clicking the Submit button. If you have questions or concerns, please contact the Arkansas Incentive Payment Team (AIPT) at [email protected] TO: RSPMI PROVIDERS, CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGISTS AND PHYSICIANS RE: INITIAL PERFORMANCE PERIOD FOR ADHD The initial performance period for Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) began on October 1, 2012 and will continue through December 31, 2013. PAP providers should enter the required certifications on the provider portal for any ADHD patients seen on or after October 1, 2012. TO: OBSTETRICS/GYNECOLOGY PROVIDERS RE: INITIAL PERFORMANCE PERIOD FOR PERINATAL The initial performance period for Perinatal began on October 1, 2012. Providers will be accountable for gain/risk sharing for qualifying episodes of care with deliveries occurring on or after January 1, 2013 and with all prenatal care delivered on or after October 1, 2012. If you need this material in a different format, such as large print, contact our Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator at 501-682-6453 (Local); 1-800-482-5850, extension 2-6453 (Toll-Free); or to obtain access to these numbers through voice relay: 1-800-877-8973 (TTY Hearing Impaired). Thank you for your participation in the Arkansas Medicaid Program. If you have questions regarding these messages, please contact the HP Provider Assistance Center at 1-800-457-4454 (toll-free) within Arkansas or locally and out-of-state at (501) 376-2211. Remittance Advices cannot be forwarded. Notify the Arkansas Medicaid Program of any address change, indicating all provider numbers affected by the change. This notification must include the provider’s original signature (no facsimiles accepted).