On May 13, 2021, Governor Doug Ducey and DES announced Arizona’s Back to Work Program. DES provides a variety of workforce services and child care assistance. For more information, please visit the Arizona's Back to Work program.
Due to the continuing public health emergency and in an effort to ensure that no DDD member experiences disruptions in care, DDD will further extend the registration deadline for referring, ordering, prescribing and attending (ROPA) providers to January 1, 2022 or the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency, whichever comes later. The new DDD billing template is required as of MAY 15th 2021, however claims will not be denied due to missing ROPA information until Jan.1, 2022 or end of PHE. DDD will issue a soft edit message when ROPA information is missing.
On May 15, 2021, DDD will have a new billing template that incorporates Referring, Ordering, Prescribing, Attending (ROPA) information that will ensure compliance with AHCCCS requirements. Beginning May 15, 2021, ALL vendors beginning will be required to use the new billing template.
Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other nondiscrimination laws and authorities, ADES does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. Persons that require a reasonable modification based on language or disability should submit a request as early as possible to ensure the State has an opportunity to address the modification. The process for requesting a reasonable modification can be found at Equal Opportunity and Reasonable Modification.