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​​HIPAA: This HHS webpage provides information on privacy rules during emergency situations.
There is a link to HHS Office for Civil Rights (OCR) guidance that helps explain civil rights laws as well as how the HIPAA Privacy Rule allows patient information to be shared in the outbreak of infectious disease and to assist patients in receiving the care they need.​

​​HIPAA
​The site for substance abuse prevention and mental health promotion professionals and volunteers.​​
ATHENA - Prevention support

​Compilation of codes created to bill for testing for COVID-19. The codes will take affect by April 1, however retroactive claims will be accepted from dated from February 4th forward.

HCA compiled list which applies to Medicaid Fee For Service only

Billing for Testing

CMS emergencies webpage, which currently contains the latest information on Coronavirus Waivers & Flexibilities; guidance on clinical & technical, billing & coding, survey & certification, coverage, provider enrollment, Medicaid & CHIP, marketplace plan, MA plan, open payments, as well as partner & stakeholder resources and consumer information.

CMS

​General information about novel coronavirus (COVID-19) ​

COVID Information

Family Planning Only Program: The HCA compiled answers to these common questions related to telemedicine service offered during the COVID-19 outbreak

HCA Guidance & Requirements

Opioid Treatment Program: The HCA has developed frequently asked questions for opioid treatment programs during COVID-19

HCA Guidance & Requirements

Buprenorphine: The HCA created this FAQ document for COVID-19 and prescribers of buprenorphine containing products in office based opioid treatment settings

It is meant to support prescribers of buprenorphine containing products in office based opioid treatment settings relating to the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation in Washington. This interim guidance contains recommendations and resources.

If you have additional questions, please email them to Washington State Opioid Treatment Authority Jessica Blosejessica.blose@hca.wa.gov.
HCA Guidance & Requirements

Interpreter Services: The HCA has created this Apple Health (Medicaid) interpreter services policy during COVID-19 pandemic​

HCA Guidance & Requirements

Signature Requirements: Click here for the HCA’s Signature requirements for delivery of prescribed medications during COVID-19 pandemic

HCA Guidance & Requirements

​HCA's Division of Behavioral Health and Recovery (DBHR) created this behavioral health provider COVID-19 information/guidance document, based on the questions presented during the weekly webinars and emails.

Note: Check this document regularly because things change in a few hours with Federal and state government guidance.

HCA Guidance and Requirements

The HCA compiled this collection of links to policies and payment information for each MCO and FFS services.

MCO and FFS Policies and Payment Information

The Northwest Regional Telehealth Resource Center (NRTRC) has compiled COVID-19 and Telehealth resources to assist healthcare providers navigate changing regulations that support the use of telehealth during the COVID-19 public health emergency.

Partner Resources

NRTRC has developed this “Quick Start Guide to Telehealth” for providers during the current public health emergency.

Partner Resources
The Northwest Regional Telehealth Resource Center (NRTRC) has compiled COVID-19 and Telehealth resources to assist healthcare providers navigate changing regulations that support the use of telehealth during the COVID-19 public health emergency.
Partner Resources

​The AIMS Center has developed this list of Telehealth and Clinical Training Resources During COVID-19.

There are links to resources from clinical, policy, and financial perspectives which may be useful to assist operations and clinical staff in erecting a telehealth program.

Partner Resources

The Northwest Regional Telehealth Resource Center (NRTRC) has compiled COVID-19 and Telehealth resources to assist healthcare providers navigate changing regulations that support the use of telehealth during the COVID-19 public health emergency.

Partner Resources

Athena, the site for substance abuse prevention and mental health promotion professional and volunteers, has compiled this collection of COVID-19 and prevention support

Prevention

​Family Planning Only Program telemedicine services offered during the COVID-19 outbreak​

WA State Health Care Authority (HCA) - ​Family Planning Only Program

​HCA’s Division of Behavioral Health and Recovery (DBHR) created this guidance document, based on the questions presented during the weekly webinars and emails. 

Note: Check this document regularly because things change in a few hours with Federal and state government guidance. 

WA State Health Care Authority (HCA) - Behavioral health provider information