Nebraska: Heritage Health Adult benefit expansion

Heritage Health Adult (HHA) has expanded Medicaid coverage to patients, ages 19–64, whose income is at or below 138% of the federal poverty level. All HHA members are now eligible for benefits under a single package, including comprehensive physical health, behavioral health and prescription drug coverage, as well as vision services, dental services and over-the-counter medications.

What does this mean for you?
These updates to the Medicaid expansion program do not change the way you do business with us. You are encouraged to verify member eligibility before providing services.

  • Online: Go to the Provider Portal at UHCprovider.com> Sign In, or go to UHCprovider.com/eligibility
  • Phone: Provider Services at 866-331-2243 or call the Nebraska Medicaid Eligibility System (NMES) at 800-642-6092

How can individuals enroll in Heritage Health Adult Expansion?
The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) determines eligibility for the Heritage Health Adult Expansion program. Individuals can apply:

Questions?
Call Provider Services at 866-331-2243 or reach out to your provider advocate. You can also find medical and reimbursement policies online.

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