January 9, 2019

State of Alabama
Press Release: Medicaid

Regional Meetings to Discuss ACHN plans with Primary Care Providers

Regional Meetings to Discuss ACHN plans with Primary Care Providers

Patient 1st primary medical providers and other primary care providers are invited to attend one of six upcoming meetings to learn more about Medicaid’s proposed Alabama Coordinated Health Networks (ACHNs).

ACHNs are designed to create a single care coordination delivery system that effectively links patients, providers and community resources within each of seven regions. Delivery of medical services is not part of this program. If approved by the federal government, the networks are expected to be implemented on October 1, 2019.

Meetings will be at the following locations: Birmingham, Huntsville, Mobile, Muscle Shoals, Montgomery and Anniston. All meetings will be from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.  

The following meetings have been scheduled:

Huntsville - Thursday, January 10

Huntsville Main Library - Auditorium

915 Monroe Street Southwest, Huntsville, AL 35801


Anniston - Thursday, January 17

Anniston Meeting Center - Room B

1615 Noble Street, Anniston, AL 36201


Muscle Shoals - Thursday, January 24

NW Shoals Community College - Hospitality Center

800 George Wallace Blvd, Muscle Shoals, AL 35674


Mobile - Tuesday, January 29

Ben May Main Library - Bernheim Hall

701 Government Street, Mobile, AL 36602


Birmingham - Thursday, January 31

Hoover Public Library – Fitzgerald Room

200 Municipal Drive, Hoover, AL 35216

An additional meeting in Montgomery will be announced as soon as details are finalized.

For more information, go to: http://www.medicaid.alabama.gov/content/2.0_Newsroom/2.7_Special_Initiatives/2.7.6_ACHN.aspx

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