Thank you for your interest in joining Molina Healthcare of Mississippi’s network of participating providers. Molina Healthcare of Mississippi currently provides coverage to MississippiCAN (Medicaid), CHIP and Marketplace Members. Contracted providers are an essential part of delivering quality care to our members. We value our partnership and appreciate the family-like relationship that you pass on to our members.
Note: To join Molina Healthcare of Mississippi's MississippiCAN (Medicaid) network, from July 1, 2022, you must be credentialed by the Mississippi Division of Medicaid and enrolled as a Mississippi Medicaid provider with an active Mississippi Medicaid ID number. Additionally, if you desire to contract with Molina for our Marketplace lines of business (LOB) it will require that you be credentialed by Molina. Please note that if you are contracted under our Marketplace LOB you will continue to receive communications from Molina and Verisys related to recredentialing when your recredentialing deadline date is approaching. This communication is for Marketplace only, and does not apply to our MSCAN and CHIP LOBs.
Points of contact and the process for joining our network will differ depending on the type of provider that you are. Please follow the instructions below for your provider type.
Dental and Hearing ProvidersPlease contact our dental and hearing vendor, Avesis, for participation at (833) 282-2419 or by visiting Avesis.com.
Note: If you are an oral surgeon or facility, you must apply for participation with both Molina Healthcare of Mississippi and Avesis. Please complete a Contract Request Form and submit to MHMSProviderContracting@molinahealthcare.com to begin the Molina Healthcare of Mississippi process (outlined in Steps 2 through 4 below) and also contact Avesis directly
Please contact our Pharmacy benefits manager, CVS Pharmacy, by visiting CVS website here: Join CVS Caremark Network.
All Other Providers
If your Contract Request Form is accepted, our Provider Contracting department will provide you with credentialing and contracting documents that must be completed. Documents you receive may differ depending on provider type, and may include:
Upon receipt of completed documents, Provider Contracting will then begin the credentialing process.
Provider Contracting will work with Molina’s Credentialing department to credential the facilities and/or practitioners included in your completed documents. The credentialing process may take up to 90 calendar days to complete. Once credentialing is completed, you will receive a notification from Molina’s Credentialing department.
Note: You can help the credentialing process run smoothly, and perhaps even reduce the time it takes to credential, by making sure that you:
The final step will be for Molina to countersign your Provider Agreement and provide you with a signed copy. Credentialed facilities and/or practitioners will also be loaded into Molina’s claims payment system as in-network providers. The in-network effective date for each facility and/or practitioner will be the date of credentialing completion, which will be included in the notification that you will receive from Molina’s Credentialing department (referenced above in Step 3 – Credential).
Already a participating provider with Molina Healthcare of Mississippi but would like to join an existing participating group? Please complete a Provider Information Update Form and submit to MHMSProviderContracting@molinahealthcare.com.
Adding a Provider to a Participating Group? Please complete a Provider Information Update Form and submit to MHMSProviderContracting@molinahealthcare.com.