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Prior Quarter Coverage Waiver Open for Public Comments AHCCCS seeks comments from members, families, stakeholders and the public PRIOR TO FEB. 25 on a request to waive the requirement to provide three months of retroactive coverage for new AHCCCS members. Limiting retroactive coverage to the beginning of the month of application is consistent with Arizona’s… Read More
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Every year there are changes to the eligibility standards for Medicaid (ALTCS is Arizona’s Medicaid for chronically ill and disabled). These standards mirror the changes in the federal programs such as Social Security and Medicare. Providing new ALTCS applicants correct and current information is crucial to the success of application approval as well… Read More
Avoiding issues that can cause ineligibility is a common goal for both the applicant and the facility in which the applicant lives. Benefits that help pay for care are often the only way care costs get covered. More than 90% of long-term residents in nursing facilities receive some sort of assistance in paying the often… Read More