Claiming Medicaid in New Jersey requires home care agencies to get HHA (Home Health Agency) certification. The agencies need to follow certain regulations that are set by their state regarding certifications and licensing. These can be found at the Bureau of Licensing and Certification or state’s Department of Human Services.
Governing Body: New Jersey Department of Human Services
Medicaid in New Jersey for the elderly is also known as the NJ FamilyCare program to provide coverage to aged, blind, and disabled people (ABD). Anyone making up to 138% of the federal poverty level (FPL) is eligible for Medicaid.
To apply online for the available Medicaid programs in New Jersey, you can visit NJ FamilyCare.
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.
Subscribe to our newsletter for the latest in Home Care