Colorado Indigent Care Program (CICP) Information For Providers

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Client Applications
2021-22 Annual Provider Application

Please contact the Department to request a blank copy of the 2021-22 Annual Provider Application.

2021-22 Annual Training
The Department held annual training for the CICP June 16 through June 29. This year's training topics were Income Determination, Application Policies, and Household Scenarios. As always, the last training session will be the Q&A session that reviewed all questions asked during the other sessions and allowed time for additional questions. Slides are posted below with links to the recordings.
Income Determination - This training covered how to calculate income for different situations, including but not limited to past and current short term disability, income in other currencies, self-employment, and unemployment.

Income Calculation Presentation
Income Calculation Training Recording

Application Policies - This training will covered how to fill out the CICP client application (both hospital and clinic), including the policies involved in how certain sections must be filled out. Topics covered include but are not limited to effective dates, Health First Colorado eligibility and denials, and lawful presence.
Household Scenarios - This training consisted of working through various fictional household scenarios based on common questions sent to the CICP inbox. 
Question and Answer - This session covered all questions asked during the first six training sessions and allowed for an open forum for any other questions to be asked. 
2021-22 Reference Manual - Effective July 1, 2021
2020-21 Reference Manual - Effective July 1, 2020

Program data is due annually with the Annual Provider Application for CICP Clinics and with the DSH Audit data for CICP Hospitals.

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