Provider Contract Guidelines for MCOs and IPAs

Note: Effective March 1, 2011, all contracts, material amendments and templates between plans and providers; plans and IPAs; IPAs and providers; and IPAs and IPAs, must be submitted to the Department of Health for review and approval in accordance with the revised Provider Contract Guidelines for MCOs and IPAs. The Standard Clauses for Managed Care Provider/IPA/ACO Contracts and the Provider Contract Statement and Certification have also been revised. Questions regarding the contract review process may be sent by e-mail to or call the NYSDOH Division of Managed Care, Bureau of Managed Care Certification and Surveillance at (518) 474-5515.