2020 ALTCS Eligibility Limits

Benefit Results is proud to provide education and support with all things benefit related!!!   Please find the newly released 2020 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

Note of appreciation from SNF

Received this great note from one of our facility partners… Thank you Benefit Results for having our back! You helped us figure out what the issue was causing our resident not to be able to pay her share of cost and you fixed the issue! You guys are awesome! So glad our company decided to… Read More

Is your facility prepared?

Attention all Arizona SNF’s-Have you formulated your plan???   We were sure pleased to see the full house at the presentation that Benefit Results offered at the AHCA Conference last week regarding the implementation of the elimination of prior quarter coverage.   If you missed it   –  don’t wait any longer to plan!  The… Read More

Update on Prior Quarter Elimination

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

Elimination of Prior Quarter Coverage

  Attn: All Arizona Skilled Nursing Facilities: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has approved Arizona’s requests to amend its section 1115 demonstration project to eliminate the Prior Quarter Coverage for benefits. “Under this amendment, beginning no sooner than April 1, 2019, Arizona will test whether waiving retroactive coverage for certain groups of Medicaid… Read More

AHCCCS Public Comment Period

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

2018 Arizona Eligibility Limits

     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