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Arizona Medicaid users can now utilize Lyft for transport

Emily Viles | Jun 26, 2019 | Arizona

Rideshare apps in Arizona are now able to register as non-emergency transport vehicles to provide transportation to medical care. Medicaid covers this service for some users in Arizona as well.  A policy change from AHCCCS that became effective May 1, 2019, added these rideshare companies to the list of non-emergency...[ Read More ]

CMS approves Arizona waiver request to add community engagement requirement and change retroactive coverage

| Jan 18, 2019 | Arizona

The Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS) received 1115 Waiver Amendment approval from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to implement community engagement requirements for some able bodied AHCCCS members ages 19 to 49, and to limit retroactive coverage for some applicants to the beginning of the...[ Read More ]