Messages & Announcements





Remittance Advice Message


Issued with the weekly remittance advice (RA), RA messages are the Department of Health and Social Services' official mode of communication with Alaska Medicaid providers. RA messages are issued to notify providers of important information, such as:


  • Proposed and adopted regulations
  • Public hearings
  • Changes in billing procedures or policy
  • Documentation requirements
  • Changes in covered and/or allowable codes
  • Provider training schedules
  • Office closures


Please review RA messages weekly, available beginning on the second page of your RA and published on the RA Messages




Alaska Medicaid Provider Training


Through its fiscal agent, Conduent, Alaska Medicaid offers a wide variety of training that covers all aspects of participation in the Medicaid program as well as any recent changes in Medicaid policies and procedures.


All provider training is free of charge. Training schedules are available on the Alaska Medicaid Learning Portal




Opioid Training/CEU Opportunity for Prescribing Providers

New Alaska legislation requires a minimum of two hours of continuing educaiton in pain management, opioid use, and addiction for prescribing providers (unless you do not hold a valid DEA registration). For information on applicable courses, view the following flyers: