October 1, 2018
Mercy Care Long Term Care rate increases effective 10/1/2018

Applicable to: Mercy Care Long Term Care

In conjunction with AHCCCS, Mercy Care will be increasing some Long Term Care rates for services effective 10/01/2018.  The increases are as follows: 
  • There will be a 3% across-the-board mandate for Nursing Facilities for the ALTCS line of business.  
  • There will also be an additional 2% mandate for select Nursing Facility providers who meet the Value Based Differential Adjusted Payment criteria. 
  • There will be a 3% across-the-board mandate for Assisted Living Facilities (ALFs) for the ALTCS lines of business. 
  • There are currently no rate increases for Home and Community Based providers. 
As always, don't hesitate to contact your Mercy Care Provider Relations Representative with any questions or comments. You can find this notice and all other provider notices on our Mercy Care website .

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