The goal of the Medical Care Unit is to ensure that appropriate medical services are provided in accordance with state and federal regulation, statutes, and policies.
The Medical Care Unit is responsible for the service areas listed below. Click on the links to learn more about prior authorization or activities for these areas, or call the contact listed below if you need to speak with someone about a specific issue.
The Medical Care Unit also handles:
Chronic disease management – For more information contact (208) 364-1989
- Complex case coordination, focused case reviews, administrative necessary days, and emergency Medicaid reviews – For more information contact (208) 364-1830
- Contracted inpatient case management through Qualis Health – For more information contact (208) 287-1177
For other questions or general information about the Medical Care Unit, contact (208) 364-1989.