The Alabama Medicaid Agency contacted the ABEC and requested we distribute the following information. At the March 15,2019 Board meeting, the Board approved this information be distributed by press release on the website:
"Please be reminded effective April 1, 2019 LPCs and ALCs must be an individually enrolled Medicaid provider and file claims using their own NPI number (if they wish to file claims through Medicaid). Claims filed using the current method of utilizing the psychologists NPI number with a U6 modifier will be denied. Please refer to the ALERT dated September 25, 2018 at www.medicaid.alabama.gov for more information."