June Medi-Cal Bulletin for LEAs Posted – Updated Withhold Percentage & OT/PT Benefits Update

The June Medi-Cal Bulletin for LEAs has been published to the DHCS website.

Two items of interest include:

  1. Effective for dates of service on or after July 1, 2018, the 1.5 percent withhold levied against Local Educational Agency (LEA) reimbursements, which covers audit administration and associated audit costs, is increased to 2 percent. The 1 percent administrative withhold for claims processing and program-related costs is not affected.
  2. Effective for dates of service on or after July 1, 2018 new OT and PT CPT-4 codes for LEAs have gone into effect.

For more information, and to read the current or past Bulletins, click here.