KDHE has announced the selection and awarding of three contracts to Managed Care Organizations (MCOs) to serve the Kansas Medicaid program known as KanCare. The three MCOs are:
Sunflower State Health Plan, Inc.
United Healthcare, Midwest, Inc.
Aetna Better Health of Kansas, Inc.
Amerigroup was not selected from the six companies for renewal of its contract. Kansans currently enrolled in Amerigroup will have the opportunity to select a new MCO during the open enrollment period which begins in October 2018. Amerigroup will continue to serve as a KanCare MCO through the expiration of its contract which is set to expire on December 31, 2018. Visit the KanCare website
for more information on it. Visit the Department of Administration website
to view evaluation results and the finalized contracts. Consumers who have questions about the change can call 785-766-9012.