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Amerihealth Caritas Louisiana

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1-888-756-0004
TTY: 1-866-428-7588
Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
www.amerihealthcaritasla.com

All Healthy Louisiana health plans offer the same basic services as Medicaid or LaCHIP. These include well-child visits, pregnancy care through delivery, medical transportation, prescription drugs, mental health services, and substance use treatment.

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Adult dental (21+)
  • $500 per year with in-network providers for dental exams & cleanings, fillings, extractions, and x-rays, if qualify
Adult vision (21+)
  • Eye exam with no copay
  • $100 toward glasses/contacts per year
Adult wellness
  • $20 for PCP visit within 90 days of enrollment, yearly after 1st year
  • $10 for colorectal cancer screening, ages 50-75
  • $10 for cervical cancer screening, women ages 21-64
  • Living Beyond Pain program, if qualify
  • Make Every Calorie Count program, if qualify
Asthma
  • Home assessment, if qualify
Care management programs
  • Chronic illness such as asthma, congestive heart failure, diabetes, hepatitis C, HIV, obesity, sickle cell anemia
  • High-risk pregnancy
Child wellness
  • $20 for 6 well visits, birth to 15 months
  • $15 for yearly well visits, ages 2-20
  • Make Every Calorie Count weight management program with 2 visits yearly with registered dietitian plus gym membership or at-home fitness kit, for members who qualify
Diabetes
  • $10 for completing all: dilated eye exam, kidney screening, and A1C test for members diagnosed with diabetes
Member services
  • Help to find a doctor, learn about benefits, and access services
  • Help to file a complaint or appeal denied service
  • 24-hour Nurse Hotline
  • Unlimited visits to in-network doctors
Over the counter (OTC) medications
  • Select products with prescription and copay
Pharmacy copays
  • No copays for children, pregnant women, family planning supplies, members in the hospital, members of a home and community-based waiver, women who have Medicaid due to breast or cervical cancer, members getting hospice services, Native American or Alaska Native members
  • For others, if the medicine is:
    • $10 or less = $0.50 copay
    • $10.01 - $25 = $1 copay
    • $25.01 - $50 = $2 copay
    • Over $50 = $3 copay
Pregnancy
  • Bright Start® pregnancy reward program
  • $25 in rewards for prenatal visit in first 12 weeks of pregnancy 
  • $20 in rewards for a postpartum visit within 7-84 days of giving birth
  • $25 for completing a Notice of Pregnancy form in first trimester
Transportation
  • Ride to medical appointments with stop at pharmacy for medications
Other
  • Healthy living rewards debit or gift cards
  • Mission GED programs with reading / learning service and voucher to pay for GED exam, if qualify
  • Home delivered Care Meals after discharge for post-acute care, if qualify
  • Pathways to Work life skills program, if qualify
  • $10 for completed health assessment
  • $10 for follow-up assessment after behavioral health hospitalization (3 per year), if qualify
  • $5 for flu shot
  • Sponsorships or mini grants for community organizations and members in need, if qualify
  • Gym memberships and support group meetings at community wellness centers, if qualify