Traditional Medicaid Services

Generally, the following services are covered by Traditional Medicaid.   This list does not include everything Medicaid covers.

Preventive Services: This includes medical services like:

  • Family planning
  • Prescription drugs
  • Doctor office visits

Behavior and Mental Health Services: Coverage includes outpatient mental health services you receive from:

  • Physicians
  • Local center for mental health
  • Social workers in your community

Eye Care: Coverage includes eye exams and eyeglasses.

Diabetes Self Care Management Training: Activities include:

  • Nutrition
  • Medication counseling
  • Blood glucose self-monitoring
  • Insulin injection
  • Foot, skin, and dental care

Inpatient/Outpatient Hospital Care: Services include:

  • Rx Drugs
  • Laboratories
  • X-rays
  • Other diagnostic tests that are considered medically necessary during the stay

Home Health Care & Services: Supplies and services include:

  • Durable medical equipment
  • Incontinence supplies
  • Medical supplies, equipment, and appliances

Transportation: Medicaid will pay for up to 20 one-way trips without prior authorization.

Dental: Covered services include annual exams and preventive care.

Pregnancy Care: Medicaid covers:

  • Prenatal care
  • Delivery
  • Midwife services

Emergency Care: Medicaid benefits include:

  • Hospital admittance
  • Transportation
  • Medically necessary screening services

Please contact IHCP Member Services at 1-800-457-4584 for specific questions about your medical coverage under Traditional Medicaid.