Alaska Medicaid Pharmacist Testing Billing Training

Medicaid Coverage of COVID-19 Testing by Pharmacists

Alaska Medicaid has expanded the billable services that can be provided by pharmacists during the COVID-19 public health emergency. The first instructor-led training webinar addressing Pharmacist billing for COVID-sample collection services is scheduled for 06/26/2020 at 1:30pm – anticipated length 30-60 min.  Additional sessions will be added in the subsequent weeks. For updates to schedules of available training sessions, refer to the Alaska Medicaid Learning Portal.

To register for the COVID-testing billing training, please send an email to by 5 pm AKDT on June 23 with your name, organization name, contact information, and the course you would like to attend. Course login and phone information will be sent to registrants by the training coordinator.

The notice is also posted on the Remittance Advice Messages page on the site.