Hoosier Care Connect
Hoosier Care Connect is a health care program for individuals
who are aged 65 years and older, blind, or disabled and who are
also not eligible for Medicare. In Hoosier Care Connect, you
select a health plan that works with you and your doctor to
understand your health care needs. These health plans will
make sure that you get the most appropriate care based upon your
Hoosier Care Connect covers a variety of individuals who are not
eligible for Medicare, including:
- Aged individuals;
- Blind individuals;
- Disabled individuals;
- Individuals receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI);
- Individuals enrolled through M.E.D. Works.
When you enroll with Hoosier Care Connect, you must select your
health plan. You may choose Anthem, Managed Health Services
(MHS), or MDwise. You can visit "Working With Your Health
Plan" on this website to decide how to pick the best health
plan for you.
Once you have selected a health plan, you will be asked a series
of questions about your health care. These questions will
allow the health plan to understand your needs so that they may
provide you with all the services you need. If you have extra
needs, the health plan will ask you some more specific questions so
that they may be further involved with your health care
If you have questions about your benefits or you coverage, you
should contact your health plan or the Indiana Medicaid enrollment
broker, Maximus. You can use the following phone numbers
- Anthem - 1-844-284-1797 TTY/TDD: 1-866-408-7188
- Maximus - 1-866-963-7383
- MHS - 1-877-647-4848 TTY/TDD:
- MDwise - 1-800-356-1204, 1-317-630-2831
TTY/TDD:1-800-743-3333 or 317-630-2831
Hoosier Care Connect includes all covered services that are
covered under Hoosier Healthwise (HHW) Package A. You can see
a list of covered services by going to the Hoosier
Healthwise Covered Services page.
Hoosier Care Connect members also receive special services for
their individual health care needs. The following list
provides a few examples of these services:
Medication Therapy Management - This service
allows your pharmacist to review your medications with you to make
sure your treatment plan is getting the best possible outcomes.
Health Care Coordination - This allows your
health plan to coordinate your physical and mental health care
services among all the doctors you are using for treatment.
Access to a 24-Hour Nurse Helpline - Your
health plan will provide a phone number that you can call anytime
to get answers to your health care questions.