Category Archives: Medicaid

What Else Is New?

Easterseals Iowa Assistive Technology Lending         Library Announces New Program Technology Grants Available to Iowans with Disabilities and      Seniors Experiencing Social Isolation Do you know of an Iowan with a disability over the age of 18 or a person over the age of 60 who is experiencing social isolation and…
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New IA Health Link MCO Selected

New MCO Option for Iowans with Disabilities and Their Families Coming in 2019 The Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS) is pleased to announce the selection of an additional managed care organization (MCO) for the state, Iowa Total Care.  Iowa Total Care will begin providing coverage for Medicaid recipients who are IA Health Link and…
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Statewide Organizations Announce Publication of Managed Care Resource

Handbook Explains Complicated System in Common Sense Terms The Iowa Managed Care Ombudsman Program, Disability Rights Iowa, and ID Action recently published “How to be Your Own Best Advocate:  A Guide on How to Navigate Managed Care in Iowa.”  The publication introduces readers to the concept of managed care, then covers key topics such as…
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