Medicaid and the Possible PHE Expiration

October 15, 2021

UPDATE as of 10-15-2021

The Public Health Emergency (PHE) is issued by the HHS Secretary in 90-day increments. The end date of the PHE was to be Oct 18, 2021.  However, the PHE has now been extended through January 2022. 

Medicaid Share of Cost

October 4, 2021

Share of Cost (SOC) or Patient Liability (PL) is the amount a Medicaid recipient must pay towards the cost of his / her nursing home care.   In Arizona, this amount is called something different when the member lives in an