Eligibility and Verification Information System (ELVS)


Logging into ELVS

Calling into ELVS

Prior Authorization


Prior Authorization from the Iowa Medicaid Enterprise (IME) is required for certain services and supplies.  It is necessary to fill out and submit the Prior Authorization Form # 470-0829 to the IME to obtain these services and/or supplies.

Anthony Lyman Appointed as CIO

The Department of Human Services (DHS) announces Anthony Lyman as the new Chief Information Officer (CIO). Lyman began his new role on Monday, January 8, 2018. Lyman is not new to DHS; he has served in several lead capacities for the ELIAS project over the last five plus years, as well as a lead role within the SLI Company. Previously, and for ten years, he was a company owner, leader and manager with a global presence as an entrepreneur with an IT Portfolio in excess of $400 million, with over one hundred employees.

Nursing Facilities and Skilled Nursing Facilities (NF and SNF)


Nursing facilities provide 24-hour care for individuals who need nursing or skilled nursing care. Medicaid helps with the cost of care in nursing facilities, but you must be medically and financially eligible for care in a nursing facility.

 

Council on Human Services

See Agenda at dhs.iowa.gov/about/dhs-council

Council on Human Services

See Agenda at dhs.iowa.gov/about/dhs-council

Council on Human Services

See Agenda at dhs.iowa.gov/about/dhs-council

Council on Human Services

See Agenda at dhs.iowa.gov/about/dhs-council

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