10, 2020, the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HFS) announced
the release of a new MANG Pending review process. eQHealth
Solutions developed a special feature in eQSuite® that allows providers to
submit an inpatient admission request online by assigning a temporary
identification number, while the patient is awaiting Medicaid coverage and
their recipient identification number (RIN).
The following information only applies for patients who have a) submitted a complete Medicaid application and
b) the application
is categorized as “Medical Assistance No Grant” and is in MANG pending status.
This MANG Pending review process does not apply to Child/Adolescent Psychiatric Admissions or Prior Authorization for CABG or Back Surgeries.
MANG Pending Training Materials
DRG MANG Pending Review Process Handouts
DRG MANG Pending Review Recorded Presentation with Q&A
PER DIEM MANG Pending Review Process Handouts
PER DIEM MANG Pending Review Recorded Presentation with Q&A