State Medicaid coverage of family planning services
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State Medicaid coverage of family planning services

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Published by Health Care Financing Administration in [Washington, D.C.? .
Written in English


  • Medicaid,
  • Birth control clinics -- United States,
  • Birth control -- United States

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Edition Notes

StatementChryl Y. Andrews, Tracey M. Orloff
ContributionsOrloff, Tracey M, United States. Health Care Financing Administration, National Governors" Association
The Physical Object
Pagination23, [17] p. :
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14995963M

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Family Planning / Plan First Family Planning services are designed to help Medicaid eligible men and women prevent or delay pregnancy. Females of childbearing age, 8 through 55, and males of any age who may be sexually active and meet the criteria for Medicaid eligibility may receive family planning services. If you have trouble finding a provider or have questions about what services the Family Planning Program covers, please call If you are pregnant and need health care coverage, apply for Medicaid through the Maryland Health Connection (MHC) or at your Local Health Department. Be Smart Family Planning extends eligibility for family planning services to reduce unintended pregnancies and improve the well-being of children and families. Eligibility and Enrollment Medicaid-enrolled providers whose licensure and accreditations allow them to provide family planning services are automatically eligible for and enrolled in the Be Smart Family Planning program. Feb 26,  · Office of Family Planning. The Office of Family Planning (OFP) is charged by the California Legislature “to make available to citizens of the State who are of childbearing age comprehensive medical knowledge, assistance, and services relating to the planning of families”.

The Medicaid Be Smart Family Planning program reduces unintended pregnancies and improves the well-being of children and families in North Carolina. The Be Smart Program: Provides family planning and birth control; Is free; Is voluntary; Is confidential; Eligibility. US citizens or documented immigrants; North Carolina residents who: Are not pregnant. States establish and administer their own Medicaid programs and determine the type, amount, duration, and scope of services within broad federal guidelines. Federal law requires states to provide certain mandatory benefits and allows states the choice of covering other optional benefits. Family planning services are services provided to individuals of childbearing age to temporarily or permanently prevent or delay pregnancy. Based on Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) policies, the Indiana Health Coverage Programs (IHCP) also considers the following services, provided. Get this from a library! State Medicaid coverage of family planning services. [Chyrl Andrews; Tracey M Orloff; United States. Health Care Financing Administration.; National Governors' Association.].

The Family Planning Program helps fund clinic sites across the state to provide quality, comprehensive, low-cost and accessible family planning and reproductive healthcare services to women and men in Texas. These services help people plan the number and spacing of their children, reduce unintended pregnancies. The family planning waiver program covers family planning services to eligible women, ages 14 through Services are provided up to 24 months. Eligibility is limited to family incomes at or below percent of the Federal Poverty Level who are not otherwise eligible for Medicaid, Children’s Health Insurance Program, or health insurance coverage that provides family planning services; and. Florida Medicaid Family Planning Waiver. Description & Status: Under this Demonstration, the State will provide a limited Medicaid benefit package of family planning and family planning-related services to populations currently not covered under the Medicaid State plan. Under this Demonstration, Florida expects to promote the objectives of. Family Planning Benefit Program FPBP if you are already covered by other health insurance (including Child Health Plus) but you wish to apply only for Family Planning Services coverage. You may choose to apply only for the Family Planning Benefit Program and not to apply for Medicaid/Child Health Plus comprehensive public health insurance.