ARChoices is a Medicaid program through the Department of Aging and Adult Services that include home and community-based services for adults ages 21 through 64 with a physical disability and seniors age 65 or older. ACMC is proud to be a provider of these services in Arkansas.
Individuals must meet certain financial and physical requirements to be approved. Services that ACMC provides through the ARChoices waiver include
- Agency Attendant Care
- Target Case Management.
Agency Attendant Care
The plan of care from DHS will include a certain number of hours per month that we can provide a caregiver in the home of the recipient. While in the home the caregiver can assist with tasks including, but not limited to; bathing, dressing, toileting, personal hygiene, consuming meals, meal preparation, meal assistance, light housekeeping, laundry, shopping and errands and assistance with ambulation. We will develop a service plan, with the recipient and/or their family, based on the recipient’s specific needs.
If you would like additional information on the ARChoices Waiver Program contact us at 866-935-3730 or complete an online referral form by clicking here and one of our nurses will be happy to contact you at no cost.
Respite Care Services
ACMC is licensed by the Arkansas Department of Human Services to provide respite care for recipients assigned this service by the ARChoices Waiver. Respite care is defined as the temporary relief of the primary family caregiver who is providing long-term care for an individual in their home.Respite care services allow the primary caregiver an opportunity to leave their home for a variety of reasons including, but not limited to; medical appointments, shopping, to visit with friends or just to take a well-deserved break.By using respite care, the primary caregiver can be assured that their loved one is safe and is being cared for by one of our qualified caregivers.
If you have any questions about this service, ARChoices or how to apply for Medicaid, please do not hesitate to contact us 866-935-3730. If you are interested in additional services that fall outside of the scope of what is provided through Medicaid, please visit our private pay section for a detailed look at some of the other services we offer.
Target Case Management
Case management is a service that assists individuals in gaining and coordinating access to necessary care and services appropriate to the needs of the individual. Medicaid covered targeted case management is a referral for service that assists beneficiaries in accessing all medical, social, educational and other services appropriate to the beneficiary’s needs. This service is offered by ACMC and provided to beneficiary’s who receive Arkansas Medicaid waiver services via ARChoices Programs.