Alaska Medicaid, through their contractor Qualis Health, provides case management services designed for patients with serious illnesses, injuries, and some chronic conditions.
Chronic and Acute Medical Assistance (CAMA)
The CAMA program is a state funded program designed to help needy Alaskans who have specific illnesses get the medical care they need to manage those illnesses.
Denali Kid Care
Denali KidCare provides excellent health insurance coverage for children and teens through age 18, and for pregnant women who meet income guidelines.
Early & Periodic Screening, Diagnosis & Treatment (EPSDT)
The goal of the (EPSDT) program is to improve the health status of children by assuring provision of preventative services and follow-through care.
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) generally requires covered entities to receive authorization from an individual before using or making disclosures to others about protected health information (PHI).
Medicaid is an entitlement program created by the federal government, and administered by the state, to provide payment for medical services for low-income citizens.
The MCAC is a public advisory group charged with advising the State's Medicaid agency, the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services, on policy and programs changes to the Medicaid program.
Preferred Drug List Program
In an effort to control the rising costs of healthcare, specifically drug therapy, the State of Alaska, Department of Health & Social Services, has initiated a the Preferred Drug List Program to help control the rising costs of prescriptions.