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

A Senior Moment – Technology

Technology! Don’t’ be afraid! As someone who saw his first television around 7 or 8 years of age, I can easily be overwhelmed with all the new technology that is out there! Seems I am bombarded with new, techy stuff every day. My first tech jump was a portable telephone with its battery pack about… Read More

A Senior Moment – Yikes! Need to replace my Social Security Card!

Like many others, I have always been concerned about having to deal with the SSA. Big bureaucracy, arbitrary rules and uninterested employees. However, my recent adventure with them has changed my mind about it, especially the face to face aspect. Dealing on the phone can still be a nightmare… (It’s not unusual when calling to… Read More

A Senior Moment – by Ted

Well… here it goes.   A blog.   What the heck is a blog anyway….??  I actually just found out that answer a few weeks ago!    At age 82,  I find myself marveling daily at the technology that exists.  Lets face it, I remember when gas was 20 cents a gallon and we had… 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

Another Meeting? One that just might make all the difference!

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

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