Welcome to Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)

Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS) is Arizona's Medicaid agency that offers health care programs to serve Arizona residents. Individuals must meet certain income and other requirements to obtain services.

AHCCCS will be making system updates for ICD10 and DRG on September 26th, due to these changes the AHCCCS Fee for Service program will not be loading claims into our system from September 24th through September 30th. Any claims submitted via 837 transaction during the above mentioned timeframes will be held for processing until September 30th. The AHCCCS online system for claim submission, claim status, prior authorization submission and prior authorization status will be unavailable September 26th. The AHCCCS Fee for Service payments for claims processed the previous week will be made on September 30th


AHCCCS Closures

AHCCCS will be
closed on Monday,
October 13.

More info about Governor Brewer's Medicaid Plan