Effective January 1, 2018, any individual or entity that provides services to, or orders or prescribes services for individuals who are eligible Medicaid members are REQUIRED to be screened and enrolled in the Michigan Medicaid Program in CHAMPS.  Medicaid rules prohibit payment to providers not appropriately screened and enrolled.   To avoid claim denials, register in CHAMPS at   For instructions, click here.

MDHHS has extended the deadline to impose payment penalties to a date to be named later. However, all providers should enroll as quickly as possible to avoid future payment denials.