For additional background on the State’s policy decisions regarding the Medicaid Expansion option, see: Background
Medicaid in Arizona:
The Health Care Cost Containment System administers Arizona Medicaid.
Information about the state’s Medicaid program, including beneficiary enrollment information, can be found at: http://www.azahcccs.gov/
Providers must enroll in the AZ 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: http://www.azahcccs.gov/.
Medicaid website provides information about services covered by fee-for-service payments and payment amounts: http://www.azahcccs.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 managed care plans cover individual Arizona counties and independent cities. The Medicaid website has jurisdictional information: http://www.azahcccs.gov/.
Medicaid Beneficiaries Participating in Managed Care:
Managed care plans participating in AHCCCS Health Plans 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 AHCCCS Health Plans:
AZ Physicians IPA
Bridgeway Health Solutions
Care 1ST AZ
Health Choice AZ
Maricopa Health Plan
Mercy Care Plan
Phoenix Health Plan
University Family Care
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