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State of Maine Department of Health and Human Services

Announcements

11/30/2020 - Office of Behavioral Health Training Sessions Postponed until further notice

On Wednesday, November 18th, an email notification was sent on the OMS eMessage system alerting providers of an upcoming change for Adult Grant Funded Services. Click here to see the notification.

In collaboration with the Office of Behavioral Health (OBH), Kepro and our provider community. We are postponing the go-live to ensure all parties are ready and prepared for the upcoming changes. Over the next several weeks, Kepro and OBH will be preparing a communications plan to properly rollout these upcoming changes. Stay tuned! 

 

11/6/2020 - QualityCareforME.com Rebranded

As part of Kepro's rebranding process, the Maine website at www.qualitycareforme.com will have a new look and feel. The fresh branding, the updated logo, and the new website represent the fact that Kepro is committed to its roots while taking its 35-year history into the future. 

Behind the new look, we are still Kepro. Our core elements and capabilities remain the same but will evolve as we prepare for our next stage of growth. We remain dedicated to providing our clients with the best possible services and solutions and our new brand identity captures and communicates the essence of our DNA and reinforces our mission and message.

10/8/2020 - Changes to Adult Medication Management Submission Process

Kepro in collaboration with the Office of Behavioral Health will begin capturing limited data on requests for ancillary OBH contracts for Adult Medication Management services. An ancillary contract is a per member per month contract that works in congruence with OBH’s fee-for-service medication management contract to cover certain activities that are not reimbursable under the fee-for-service contractClients must meet the OBH medication management contract eligibility criteria of SMI in order to be billed to the PMPM contract. Providers must meet the minimum threshold of 15 minutes of approved service delivery in order to bill the contract. Click for additional training.

5/11/2020 - Family Choice Waitlist now in Atrezzo!

The Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS), in coordination with Kepro, has implemented changes in the referral management process, effective Monday, May 11th. In an effort to improve the referral process for both Home and Community Treatment and Rehabilitative Community Services, Kepro has developed a new family choice waitlist report that is accessible in the Kepro Atrezzo System. The report will display all consumers that have been added to the family choice waitlist by Kepro and that are waiting for services for your agency that have not been served. Please contact ProviderRelationsME@Kepro.com for questions.

4/15/2020 - CSR Submission 1135 Waiver

Kepro, in coordination with the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) have extended existing authorizations for 30 days. Any authorization due to expire between 4/14 through 5/15 were given 30 day extensions.

3/31/2020 - HCT Update

During the State of Civil Emergency period associated with COVID-19, Home and Community-Based Treatment (HCT) providers delivering services via Section 65 are approved to offer HCT as a clinician-only treatment model to current clients and new clients, temporarily amending the requirement for the service to be delivered through a combination of a clinician and a Behavioral Health Professional (BHP).

Please see the Department’s guidance for additional information on delivering services via telehealth, including considerations regarding quality and clinical appropriateness.  

2/24/2020 - Atrezzo Platform Issues

Kepro's Atrezzo Platform is currently experiencing issues. Our IT department is working on a resolution. We expect the site to be back to normal soon. Thanks for your patience.

12/30/2019 - KEPRO Office Closing at 3:00pm

Due to worsening inclement weather, the Kepro office will be closing at 3:00PM today.

News and Updates

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