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Per California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) Policy Letter 08-003, the Initial Health Assessment (IHA) is a comprehensive assessment that is completed during the member’s initial encounter(s) with a select or assigned primary care physician (PCP), appropriate medical specialist, or non-physician medical provider (Nurse Practitioner, Certified Nurse Midwives, Physician Assistants and Primary Care Providers in training) and must be documented in the member’s medical record.
The IHA enables the members PCP to assess and manage the acute, chronic and preventive health needs of the member. The IHA must be completed and documented in medical record within 120 calendar days of the member’s enrollment to UnitedHealthcare Community Plan.
If you have questions, please email the Quality Department at UHCCSCAQualityDepartment_DL@ds.uhc.com.
In this training, you'll learn about:
Care Provider Instructions
Timely Access to Care Standards
2020 Provider Appointment Availability Survey Results
OptumHealth Education and Optum Provider Express offer a variety of informational webinars and training resources for providers. Training classes, guides and resources are added frequently.
Per California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) Policy Letter 20-016, federal law requires care providers to screen children enrolled in Medicaid for elevated blood lead levels (BLLs) as part of required prevention services offered through the Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment (EPSDT) program.
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