November 8, 2013

State of Alabama
Press Release: Medicaid

Changes to Maternity Care Program for Sumter, Choctaw and Marengo Counties

Beginning November 16, 2013, the Greater Alabama Health Network is replacing Tombigbee Healthcare Authority (HealthStart) as the provider of maternity services to pregnant women covered by Medicaid and who live in Sumter, Choctaw and Marengo counties. Providers should contact Becky Henderson, Director of Greater Alabama Health Network at 1-877-553-4485 or 205-345-1905 with any questions about serving as a subcontractor for the maternity care program in those counties. If you have additional questions concerning this change, contact Sylisa Lee-Jackson, Associate Director of Maternity, Family Planning/Plan First and Nurse Midwife Programs, Alabama Medicaid Agency at 334-353-4599 or via e-mail at

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