For additional background on the State’s policy decisions regarding the Medicaid Expansion option, see: Background.
Medicaid in South Carolina:
The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services administers the Medicaid Program
. Information about the state’s Medicaid program, including patient eligibility information, can be found at: https://www.scdhhs.gov/
Providers must enroll in the Medicaid fee-for-service program to receive payments for covered services. Information about enrolling in the Medicaid fee-for-service program can be found at: https://www.scdhhs.gov/ProviderRequirements.
Medicaid website provides information about services covered by fee-for-service payments and payment amounts: https://www.scdhhs.gov/.
In order to retain access to all Medicaid patients in the state, providers must also connect to the managed care plans individually.
Medicaid Managed Care:
Some South Carolina Medicaid Program beneficiaries are enrolled in managed care plans, called the Healthy Connections Choices care coordination program.
South Carolina Healthy Connections Choices Beneficiaries Participating in Managed Care:
Managed care plans participating in Healthy Connections Choices offer detailed information about covered benefits for individuals enrolling in their plans. This information is available on the managed care websites shown below.
Managed Care Plans Participating in Healthy Connections Choices:
Absolute Total Care
Blue Choice Health Plan of SC
First Choice by Select Health
United Healthcare Community Plan
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