Health Insurance Continuation / Medication Services

Health Insurance Continuation

The Health Insurance Continuation Program provides premium assistance through the ACA workplace to clients who are not eligible for Medicaid, Medicare, or employer-based insurance. The following are not allowable expenses of the Health Insurance Continuation Program:

  • Payment of premiums directly to clients
  • Premium assistance for clients who are eligible for employer-based insurance
  • Premium assistance for substandard insurance plans
  • Premiums toward state and federal-funded programs ( such as Medicare and Medicaid)

Medication Services

Medication assistance is provided to clients who are enrolled in employer-based insurance, Medicare, or a private insurance policy. Medication assistance includes covering the cost of prescriptions, co-payments, deductibles, and coinsurances. The following are not allowable expenses:

  • Co-pays for medications not on the ADAP Formulary at the time of service
  • Payment of co-pays already paid by the clients
  • Payment of co-pays where the pharmacy or pharmaceutical company is not contracted with Kansas Me