Effective January 1, 2020, CPT Code 97127 has been removed and replaced with CPT Code 97129, for Therapeutic interventions that focus on cognitive function and compensatory strategies to manage the performance of an activity.
Billing providers should advise their therapist and billing staff of these changes.
Please follow the link for additional details.
As you know, the NYS Department of Health will soon release the EI-Hub, a new provider enrollment and case management system that will replace NYEIS and integrate the State Fiscal Agent. The EI-Hub will be available in 2020! As we work to develop the EI-Hub solution, we want to better understand how you and your organization use the current system. This will help our team configure the EI-Hub to work well for all users. Please click the link and take a few minutes to complete a short survey.
Please follow the link for the updated list of the ICD-10 codes that were available in NYEIS as of 01/31/2020, and for information on how to request additional codes.
Thank you to everyone that responded to our survey in December regarding upcoming changes to the NYS Early Intervention Program System! We received nearly 1,200 responses and will be using this feedback to make sure our activities align with the needs of all stakeholders. For a look at the survey results AND a video overview of the new EI-Hub solution, please follow the link.
In accordance with Federal Law, Providers who received payments for Early Intervention Services in the 2019 calendar year should expect to receive a number of 1099 forms. Providers will receive a 1099 from New York State Department of Health via the State Fiscal Agent (SFA), for amounts from the State Escrow account in 2019, a 1099 from Medicaid, and a 1099 from each insurance company. Please follow the link for details.