Medicaid for Home Care in Kansas

Medicaid Certified Home Care Agency in Kansas

A caregiver agency is eligible for a Kansas Medicaid claim if it is a certified HHA (Home Health Agency). The agency must possess a valid license along with certain certifications. Complete information regarding the regulations is provided by the Bureau of Licensing and Certification or state’s Department of Human Services.

Governing Body: Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE)

Overview:

The Medicaid program in Kansas is also called KanCare and is jointly funded by the state and federal governments to provide health coverage to low-income individuals. The state of Kansas offers Medicaid programs for seniors, pregnant women, parents, children, disabled people, and caregivers up to 171% of the FPL.

Medicaid Programs:

  • HCBS Frail and Elderly (HCBS/FE) Waiver

Income Requirements:

  • For children and pregnant women, income from $1,109 to $4,462
  • For parents and caregivers, income from $373 to $768 for a family of 4 ($132 for additional member)
  • For elderly and disabled people, income from $2,943 to $3,983 and asset limit of $15,000

Application Process:

The application process for accessing Medicaid for Kansas residents is easy, and anyone can apply for the available Medicaid programs by visiting KanCare.

Medicaid with CareSmartz360

Home care businesses require advanced solutions to integrate Medicaid into their services, and Caresmartz has been doing that across the states for home care agencies, private-duty care providers, and home care franchisors for several years. CareSmartz360 is a complete software solution to manage a home care business, and it supports all Medicaid payers, allowing businesses to focus on other operations and processes.

  • Effective and comprehensive management of the revenue cycle.
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  • Built-In feature to submit claims electronically.
  • Quickly create, review, approve and submit claims in paper invoice or 837P, 837I format.
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  • Identify and manage accounts and claims that are overdue.
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