SBIRT Improves Patient Care, Increases Payments, and Training is Free and CME Accredited

Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) is a screening and referral method that has proven to be effective in identifying and providing early intervention for individuals at risk for developing substance use disorders. In this article, we’ll provide an overview of effectiveness data, how SBIRT screening increases payment, and provide training resources, including free…

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Maryland Medicaid Enrollment Policy Changes – Effective 10.1.19

Maryland Medicaid will implement important physician enrollment policy changes to comply with federal requirements for Ordering, Referring, and Prescribing (ORP) providers. For full details, please refer to this letter, which details the updated policies. Effective October 1, 2019, the Maryland Department of Health will deny payment for prescriptions from providers who are not actively enrolled…

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