MO HealthNet for the Aged, Blind, and Disabled (MHABD) Manual

0810.035.25 DIVISION OF MEDICAL SERVICES RESPONSIBILITIES

The Division of Medical Services is responsible for:

  1. Developing the scope of covered Medicaid services available through the program.
  2. Establishing the current Medicaid rate for the available services;
  3. Establishing the contract requirements for Medicaid providers;
  4. Enrolling eligible Personal Care providers;
  5. Authorizing payment for delivered, authorized services; and
  6. Assisting providers with questions and concerns regarding the program’s operation.