What It Covers

If you get Programa de Libertad para Trabajar de AHCCCS, it will pay for a broad range of medical services. If you’re not sure if a particular service is covered by Programa de Libertad para Trabajar de AHCCCS, or if you need prior authorization, ask your doctor or your Programa de Libertad para Trabajar de AHCCCS managed care program.

Here is a list of the main services that Programa de Libertad para Trabajar de AHCCCS provides:

  • Doctor’s Visits
  • Immunizations (shots)
  • Prescriptions (not covered if you have Medicare)
  • Lab and X-rays
  • Specialist Care
  • Hospital Services
  • Transportation to Doctor
  • Emergency Care
  • Pregnancy Care
  • Surgery Services
  • Physical Exams
  • Behavioral Health
  • Family Planning Services
  • Dialysis

For children under age 21, Medicaid also provides:

  • Early and Periodic Screening Diagnosis and Treatment (EPSDT) Services
  • Glasses
  • Vision Exams
  • Dental Screening
  • Dental Treatment
  • Hearing Exams
  • Hearing Aids

Coverage for some long-term care services, including nursing homes, may require a separate application for a program called the Arizona Long Term Care System (ALTCS), which has some additional eligibility requirements. To learn more, see DB101’s information about ALTCS in the Personal Assistance Services article or contact your local oficina de DES/Administración de Asistencia para Familias.

Services not covered by Programa de Libertad para Trabajar de AHCCCS
  • Dental services for people age 21 and older
  • Cosmetic surgery
  • Autopsy
  • Vocational/educational services
  • Gender-reassignment surgery
  • Artificial insemination, including in vitro fertilization