(SMC Communication: #55-2012)-II-Attention all LIP's (Licensed Independent Practitioners) serving S Posted on 4/23/2012 II. Attention all LIP's (Licensed Independent Practitioners) serving SMC consumers who have completed the LIP Credentialing Application:
• If you ARE NOT also in an independent, stand alone or small practice, please contact your provider agency for updates to your agency's submission.
• If YOU ARE also in an independent, stand alone or small practice, please read below and complete the following action
• If you are ONLY an independent, stand alone or small practice, please read below and complete the following action.
Attached you will find a Self Assessment Tool to complete prior to August 15, 2012. In completing the Self Assessment you will have a better understanding of the requirements of monitoring as we move into the Medicaid Waiver. SMC Provider Network Department will be completing visits within the next 12-18 months to review for compliance to the Self Assessment Tool. Please contact Christie Lupton at email@example.com or at 828-265-5315 ext 4407 if you have questions or need technical assistance.
All Self Assessment Tools should be sent to no later than August 15, 2012 to the following location:
Smoky Mountain Center
Attn: Credentialing Department
825 Wilkesboro Blvd.
Lenoir, NC 28645