Training and Resources for CARES Act Provider Relief Funding

Dental Medicaid

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Training and Resources for CARES Act Provider Relief Funding

An update from the Washington State Health Care Authority (HCA) on training and resources for applying for Cares Act Provider Relief Funding.

Cares Act Provider Relief Funding

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) expects to distribute $15 billion of federal funding to eligible Medicaid and CHIP providers through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.

Training and Resources

The following resources and webinars are available to learn about the application process:


Pre-register for the webinar to learn more about the application process:


If you plan to apply for the provider relief funding, review the following resources:

Contact HHS

HHS service staff members are available to provide real-time technical support, as well as service and payment support. Hours of operations are ​5 AM to 8 PM Pacific Time, Monday – Friday.

  • Provider Support Line: 1-866-569-3522; for TRS dial 711

NOTE: This opportunity is separate from the HHS Health Resources & Services Administration COVID-19 claims reimbursement to health care providers and facilities for testing and treatment of the uninsured

Medicaid Transition to Managed Care Cancelled

The 2019 Legislature has directed the Washington State Health Care Authority (HCA) to continue to administer the dental Medicaid program through fee-for-service. The HCA may not proceed with a carved-out or carved-in managed care dental option at this time.

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