The Arizona Long Term Care System (ALTCS) Tribal Case Management Program

The Arizona Long Term Care System (ALTCS) Tribal Case Management Program, a division of the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS), provides acute care (general medical care services), behavioral health, long term care, and case management services.

COVID-19 Response by NATIVE HEALTH ALTCS
  • Reviews and assessments are conducted over the telephone
  • Services and operation are continuing as normal during this time in response to COVID-19
  • Prior-authorization for all services for current members will continue

For more information on COVID-19 visit the Arizona Department of Health Services link at: https://azdhs.gov/preparedness/epidemiology-disease-control/infectious-disease-epidemiology/index.php#novel-coronavirus-home

For more information, regarding the NATIVE HEALTH’s ALTCS program please call: (480) 550-4048, ext. 3803 or email: jwilson@nachci.com

Overview of the NATIVE HEALTH ALTCS

NATIVE HEALTH’s Arizona Long Term Care System (Tribal ALTCS) Program provides Medicaid services to elderly and/or physically disabled American Indians who are determined eligible for ALTCS. Members will remain eligible for Tribal ALTCS if they continue to meet the Medicaid medical and financial requirements. A member will be enrolled with Tribal ALTCS if he/she lives on or lived on a reservation prior to admission into an off-reservation facility.

NATIVE HEALTH ALTCS is an integrated health plan that covers the following services:

  • Acute Medical and Behavioral Health Services
  • Long Term Care Services
  • Adult Day Health Care Services
  • Attendant Care
  • Community Transition Service
  • Dental
  • DME/Medical Supplies
  • Emergency Alert System
  • Habilitation Services
  • Home Delivered Meals
  • Home Health Agency Services
  • Home Modification
  • Homemaker Services
  • Hospice Services (HCBS and Institutional)
  • Nursing Facility Services
  • Personal Care
  • Respite Care (In-home)
  • Respite Care (Institutional)
  • Therapies
  • Transportation

NATIVE HEALTH has a contract with AHCCCS to provide case management services to enrolled tribal members who qualify for ALTCS. The tribes that are provided service are:

  • Ak-Chin Indian Community
  • Cocopah Tribe
  • Colorado River Indian Tribes
  • Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation
  • Fort Mohave Indian Tribe
  • Havasupai Tribe
  • Hualapai Tribe
  • Kaibab-Paiute Tribe
  • Quechan Tribe
  • Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community
  • Tonto Apache Tribe
  • Yavapai Apache Nation
  • Yavapai Prescott Tribe

For more information please call (480) 550-4048, ext. 3803 or email: jwilson@nachci.com

Serving Serving Diverse Populations and Places

NATIVE HEALTH was highlighted in a video featuring NATIVE HEALTH Arizona Long Term Care System (ALTCS) Tribal Case Management services. This video was produced by Kelly Bundy of Kauffman and Associates, Inc., and was funded by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.