MEDICAID IN IOWA

The IA Department of Human Services administers the state’s Medicaid program, called Iowa Medical Assistance.
Information about the state’s Medicaid program, including beneficiary enrollment information, can be found at: http://www.ime.state.ia.us/.

MEDICAID EXPANSION

Iowa is fully participating in the Medicaid Expansion under provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

For additional background on the State’s policy decisions regarding the Medicaid Expansion option, see: Background.

PROVIDER PARTICIPATION

Providers must enroll in the Medicaid fee-for-service program to receive payments for covered services. Information about enrolling in the Medicaid fee-for-service program can be found at: http://www.ime.state.ia.us/.
The IA Medicaid website provides information about services covered by fee-for-service payments and payment amounts: http://www.ime.state.ia.us/.

MEDICAID MANAGED CARE