American Indian Medical Home SPA

Overview

The Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System is proposing to offer services that support an American Indian Medical Home Program – Primary Care Case Management, diabetes education, care coordination, and promoting participation in the state Health Information Exchange – to the acute care FFS Population. AIMHs will be charged with addressing health disparities between American Indians and other populations in Arizona, specifically by enhancing case management and care coordination. Under this proposal, AHCCCS registered IHS/638 facilities will who meet registration criteria will be eligible for per member per month payments based on the services and activities they are providing to empaneled members. For more information regarding the American Indian Medical Home, visit the link below.

Tribal Consultation

AHCCCS consulted with tribes regarding the American Indian Medical Home Program on February 9, 2017. Below is a link to more information regarding the 2/9/17 Tribal Consultation.

Tribal Consultation 02/09/17

DRAFT State Plan Amendment and Public Comment Period

The DRAFT SPA can be found on the link below:

Comments are being accepted through March 27, 2017. Comments can be submitted through email or mail at the address below.

Email: publicinput@azahcccs.gov

OR

Mail: AHCCCS
Attn: Office of Intergovernmental Relations
801 E. Jefferson St., MD 4200
Phoenix, AZ 85034