Nevada Medicaid and Nevada Check Up News (Second Quarter 2020 Provider Newsletter) [Read]

Attention Behavioral Health Providers: Monthly Behavioral Health Training Assistance (BHTA) Webinar Scheduled [See Web Announcement 2009]

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]


Nevada Medicaid COVID-19

Nevada Health Response

Known Modernization System Issues-Click HERE

Paper claims are no longer accepted by Nevada Medicaid. Please refer to Web Announcement 1733 and Web Announcement 1829 for additional information.

Top 10 Claim Denial Reasons and Resolutions/Workarounds for July 2020 Claims. See Web Announcement 2279.

Top Prior Authorization Denial Reasons for the Second Quarter of 2020. See Web Announcement 2254.

Top 10 Enrollment Return Reasons and Resolutions for June 2020 Submissions. See Web Announcement 2255.

Attention Providers Using the Authorization Criteria Function: Results that return prior authorization (PA) requirements are accurate. For results that return “There are no records found based on the search criteria,” there may be a PA requirement if limits have been exceeded. To verify PA requirements, please refer to the Medicaid Services Manual (MSM) Chapter for your service type at and the Billing Guide for your provider type at

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 - 12:00AM


Upcoming Meetings


January 23, 2020

April 30, 2020

July 23, 2020

October 22, 2020


January 28, 2021

April 22, 2021

July 22, 2021

October 14, 2021

DUR Meeting Binder

DUR Clinical Criteria for Review

DUR Past Meeting Material

DUR Board Member List

Meeting agendas are on the DHCFP’s Public Notices webpage.