Nebraska Medicaid sent to the federal government its proposed initial spending plan on July 12, 2021, for the additional funds available for home and community based services (HCBS) through the American Rescue Plan Act. This plan is subject to approval by the federal government and may change before it is approved.
A copy of the spending plan is below:
After Nebraska's spending plan is approved, Nebraska will submit quarterly updates on the plan as part of federal approval.
In response to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak occurring in Nebraska and across the country, Nebraska Medicaid has hosted regular conference calls through 2020 to provide updates on our response to COVID-19. Please subscribe to this page for updates when future calls are scheduled.
For notes and audio of past calls, see below:
Medicaid's Appendix K's for our four Medicaid waivers were approved by the federal government on December 17, 2020. For more details, see the page below:
Medicaid's FAQ on COVID-19 is available below. It will be updated regularly as new information is available.
Medicaid also has an approved 1135 Waiver in place in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
With questions, please contact us at
Nebraska Medicaid partners with thousands of health care providers across the state to care for the state's Medicaid members. Included below is information for Medicaid providers, such as billing, enrollment, bulletins, and more.
Electronic Health Records Incentive Program
Drug Utilization Review
School Based Services
Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
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