Public Notice: Provider rate increase effective, January 1, 2020

(Salem, Ore.) — The Department of Human Services, Office of Developmental Disabilities Services is announcing rate changes (increases) for Medicaid-Enrolled Direct Nursing Service Providers.

The Department of Human Services, in conjunction with the Oregon Health Authority, is updating the Medicaid fee-for-service rates for all provider types of Direct Nursing Services providers. Hourly rate adjustments billed by unit rates will apply to:

  • Self-Employed Registered Nurse services
  • Self-Employed Licensed Practical Nurse services
  • Agency Registered Nurse services
  • Agency Licensed Practical Nurse services

Rates will be retroactive to January 1, 2020. To see specific rate changes and for further claim instructions, please refer to the following:

https://www.oregon.gov/oha/HSD/OHP/Pages/Announcements.aspx

https://www.oregon.gov/oha/HSD/OHP/Announcements/Fee-for-service%20rates%20for%20DHS-OHA%20private%20duty%20nursing%20services%20effective%20January%201,%202020.pdf

Providers with questions may contact the following: