The Washington Health Care Authority (HCA) has updated some of its provider guides. The following updated provider guides pertain to dentistry:
Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment (EPSDT) Program
Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC)
Prescription Drug Program
Tribal Health Program
Updates include changes of scope in service rate adjustments, dental referrals, authorization, and other housekeeping items.
Please note that HCA updates provider guides on a quarterly basis (January 1st, April 1st, July 1st & October 1st).