Yes…the dreaded “One more meeting”. But take notice, we know that this 15 minutes per week will positively affect your bottom line. The Medicaid-pending/follow-up meeting is imperative to your bottom line and avoiding avoidable revenue loss. It’s no secret that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. The same applies to payor… Read More
Attention all Arizona Skilled Nursing Facilities – It has recently been announced by AHCCCS that the waiver of Retroactive Coverage will be effective July 1, 2019 for all AHCCCS members (except for children under the age of 19 and women who are pregnant, including post-partum). This elimination could have a negative financial impact on… Read More
Benefit Results is proud to provide education and support with all things benefit related!!! Please find the newly released 2019 Eligibility Limits for the ALTCS ( Arizona’s Medicaid Program for those at right of nursing home placement) program. Any questions? Please feel free to call us! These eligibility limits can also be found… Read More
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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