Care1st Health Plan Arizona will cover evaluation and treatment of 100 plan members on Medicaid who have a hepatitis C infection under a bundled-care contract with Maricopa Integrated Health System. As part of the partnership, called the Hepatitis C Center of Excellence, MIHS hepatologists will be responsible for meeting quality and outcome goals, patient navigators will help ensure patients adhere to treatment, and community health workers will help connect patients to resources for food, housing, transportation and other services as needed.
Care1st, Maricopa Health enter bundled-care agreement for HCV treatment
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