You are invited to participate in a survey regarding your experience using the AHCCCS
website. This survey will take approximately two minutes. Your responses will help
us ensure that you have a high quality experience.
As part of Arizona's Medicaid Reform Plan, AHCCCS is reviewing opportunities to
further integrate care for the following populations:
Children with special health care needs;
Individuals with Serious Mental Illness;
Members Enrolled in Both Medicare and Medicaid (Duals)
AHCCCS is working with various stakeholders, including families who receive services
from the Children’s Rehabilitative Services (CRS) program, to create a specialty
health plan that would manage care for medical and CRS conditions. Click on the
link below for additional information.
On December 9, 2013, The Arizona Department of Health Services, in coordination with AHCCCS, released
a Request for Information (RFI) to seek input for an integrated health care service delivery system to
provide physical and behavioral health care services to maximize care coordination statewide. Responses
are due January 22, 2014. More information about the RFI can be found on the link below:
RFI for Greater Arizona
On March 25, 2013, The Arizona Department of Health awarded the contract to manage the Maricopa
County Integrated Regional Behavioral Health Authority (RBHA) to Mercy Maricopa Integrated Care.
More information about the new Maricopa County RBHA can be found on the link below:
Fact Sheet New Maricopa County RBHA
AHCCCS is working with the Arizona Department of Health Services/ Division of Behavioral
Health to explore the creation of a specialty Regional Behavioral Health Authority
(RBHA) model with expanded responsibility for Medicaid members determined to have
a Serious Mental Illness (SMI). The "Specialty RBHA with SMI Health Homes" model
would be fully responsible for the delivery and payment of providing coordinated
and integrated behavioral and physical health care through the use of SMI health
For more information on the Specialty RBHA concept, along with background information
on integration of care and how consumers and stakeholders can participate, click
on the link below. AHCCCS will also post updates as information becomes available.
AHCCCS is working to increase alignment and improve service delivery for people
covered by both Medicare and Medicaid. These individuals, commonly referred to as
“duals,” are currently navigating multiple systems to receive care. More information
is provided in the link below:
Individuals Covered By Both Medicare and Medicaid (Duals)
June 1, 2012
AHCCCS is seeking input from physical and behavioral health care providers regarding
care coordination for the non-Seriously Mentally Ill population. If you are a physical
or behavioral health care provider, please take a moment to complete the following
survey at the link below:
Coordination of Care Survey – 6/1/12
Please note that this survey was closed on August 6, 2012.
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