Medicaid’s New “Health Home” Option
This brief provides key information about the new option for state Medicaid programs to provide “health home” services for enrollees with chronic conditions. The option, established under the new health reform law, took effect on Jan. 1, 2011. Health homes are designed to facilitate access to and coordination of the full array of primary and acute physical health services, behavioral health care and long-term community-based services and supports.
also of interest
- Medicaid's Role for Women Across the Lifespan: Current Issues and the Impact of the Affordable Care Act
- How is the Affordable Care Act Leading to Changes in Medicaid Long-Term Services and Supports (LTSS) Today? State Adoption of Six LTSS Options
- Washington's Managed FFS Demonstration to Integrate Care and Align Financing for Dual Eligible Beneficiaries