Arizona Long Term Care (ALTCS) Tribal Case Management

Long Term Care provided for American Indians residing on tribal reservations is known as the Arizona Long Term Care System (ALTCS) Tribal Case Management Program.

Overview of the ALTCS Tribal Case Management Program

The Arizona Long Term Care System (ALTCS) Tribal Case Management Program provides acute care (general medical care services), behavioral health, long term care, and case management services. These services are offered to American Indian ALTCS members at risk of institutionalization (i.e. those who are elderly and/or have physical disabilities) who reside on a tribal reservation.

ALTCS Tribal Contractors

Seven tribes have an Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) with AHCCCS to provide case management services to their respective tribal members enrolled in ALTCS. The seven tribes and urban Indian health program commonly referred to as "tribal contractors" provide case management services for their enrolled ALTCS members. These tribal contractors are listed in the following table.

Long Term Care Tribal Contractors Website Phone Number
Gila River Indian Community 602-528-1200
Hopi Tribe 928-734-3551
Navajo Nation/Chinle 928-674-2236
Navajo Nation/Fort Defiance 928-871-7988
Navajo Nation/Tuba City 928-283-3250
Dilkon ALTCS 928-657-8036
Pascua Yaqui Tribe 520-879-6020
San Carlos Apache Tribe 928-475-2138
Tohono O'Odham Nation 520-383-6075
White Mountain Apache Tribe 928-338-1242

American Indian ALTCS members residing on reservations other than the seven tribes receive case management services through the Native Health (phone: 602-279-5262).

The tribes served by the Native American Community Health Center include:

  • Ak-Chin Indian Community
  • Cocopah Tribe
  • Colorado River Indian Tribes
  • Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation
  • Fort Mohave Indian Tribe
  • Havasupai Tribe
  • Hualapai Tribe
  • Kaibab-Paiute Tribe
  • Quechan Tribe
  • Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community
  • Tonto Apache Tribe
  • Yavapai Apache Nation
  • Yavapai Prescott Tribe

Additional Information About ALTCS

ALTCS provides services and settings for members who are elderly and/or have physical disabilities and/or have developmental disabilities. For more information, see the AHCCCS Medical Policy Manual, Chapter 1200 - Arizona Long Term Care System Services and Settings for Members Who Are Elderly and/or Have Physical Disabilities and/or Have Developmental Disabilities

Tribal ALTCS Case Management Forms

Tribal ALTCS Programs shall establish a system of record keeping that maintains case file documentation in a secure and organized manner. Case Managers are responsible for maintaining complete and comprehensive case file documentation for each member. Below are forms utilized by Tribal ALTCS Case Managers.

Becoming an AHCCCS/ALTCS Provider

Information about becoming an AHCCCS ALTCS Provider can be found in the Provider Registration section of the Plans, Providers, Contractors, and Vendors portal.