LA Medicaid

Recent Policy

New Medicaid Provider Enrollment Portal to Launch in April 2021 03/05/21

Reminder of Upcoming Change in Process and Required Document for NEAT 02/26/21

Updated Guidance for COVID-19 Vaccine and Treatment Coverage 12/29/20

Updated Guidance Regarding the Process and Required Document Change for NEAT 12/28/20

HHS begins distributing over $24 billion in Phase 3 COVID-19 Provider Relief Funding 12/28/20

HHS begins distributing over $24 billion in Phase 3 COVID-19 Provider Relief Funding 12/23/20

Attention Providers/Submitters of Electronic Claims – Revised December 2020 Holiday Cutoff Dates for Receiving Electronic Claim Files 12/16/20

Change of Process and Required Document for NEAT effective January 1, 2021 12/11/20

Attention ESRD Facilities and Independent Laboratory Providers - Non-Routine Laboratory Services 12/01/20

LTC Monthly Processing Schedule for Calendar Year 2021 11/20/20

Tobacco Cessation Counseling for Pregnant Women 11/19/20

Medicaid Check Write Schedule for Calendar Year 2021 11/18/20

Attention Dental Providers: Upcoming e-MEVS Training 11/17/20

Attention Providers/Submitters of Electronic Claims - November and December 2020 Holiday Cutoff Dates for Receiving Electronic Claim Files 11/17/20

HHS Expands Relief Fund Eligibility and Reporting Requirements Updates 10/26/20


Provider Relief Fund: Third Phase of General Distribution Funding 10/02/20

Confirm Medicaid Eligibility Using MEVS 09/29/20

Provider Relief Fund Post-Payment Reporting Requirements 09/25/20

New Medicaid Eligibility Group Covers COVID-19 Testing for Uninsured Patients 05/20/20 (Revised 09/23/2020)

Provider Memo: Assisted Living Facilities can now apply for Provider Relief Funding 09/10/20

Healthy Louisiana Open Enrollment begins October 15 09/08/20

Changes to DME, Home Health, Pediatric Day Health Care, Rehabilitation and Personal Care Services due to Hurricane Laura – August 2020 09/04/20

FFS Pharmacy Prior Authorization Emergency Override Procedure 08/28/20

Medicaid Provider Relief Funding Deadline Extended and Update on Eligibility 08/04/20

Medicaid Provider Relief Fund Extended Deadline Provider Memo 07/20/20

Long-term Electroencephalography (EEG) Setup and Monitoring 07/08/20

Medicaid Provider Relief Funding Update and Webinar 07/07/20

EMS COVID-19 Services Eligibility and Claims 06/25/20

Attention Physicians and Independent Laboratories: 2020 Clinical Laboratory Services - Reimbursement Changes 05/12/20

Memorandum to Providers: Data Requested by HHS for CARES Act Provider Relief Funding 05/08/20

Revised Hysterectomy Acknowledgment Form (BHSF Form 96-A) 04/21/20

Some Medicaid Fee-For-Service Provider Payments Missed Week of April 13, 2020 04/20/20


Coronavirus (COVID-19) Medicaid Information 04/13/20

Attention Providers: Website is Transitioning to a New Look and Feel 03/11/20 (Revised 4/7/20)

2020 Assistant Surgeon and Assistant at Surgery Services 03/12/20

2020 HCPCS and Physician-Administered Drug Reimbursement Updates 03/05/20

2019 Annual 1099 Notice for Providers 01/21/20

Additional Web Notices


The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals and Gainwell Technologies have created this website to make information more accessible to Medicaid providers. At this online location, providers can access information ranging from how to enroll as a Medicaid provider to directions for filling out a claim form.

In addition, providers can have direct contact with the Gainwell Technologies Field Analyst assigned to their area or find information on provider training. Select the Provider Support link in the table of contents on the left side of the screen to find your representative.

Some questions you might have are already answered on our FAQ page. Visit it by using the link located on the index to your left. Click on any of these items to learn more about the Louisiana Medicaid Program.

As you move throughout the site, please note that we have included links to numerous useful websites. These sites are maintained independently of the Department of Health and Hospitals. Availability of these sites is not the responsibility of DHH.

Questions about this website may be directed to Gainwell Technologies Provider Relations at (800) 473-2783 or (225) 924-5040.

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