Colorado Medicaid State Plan

The State Plan is up to date with permanent plan amendments approved by the federal government as of March 3, 2022. HCPF does not include temporary, emergency amendments in this document. Colorado Medicaid State Plan Amendments, including temporary emergency authorities, are posted by the federal government as they are approved by date with a summary of their content. HCPF posts provider rates on the Provider Rates and Fee Schedule page. Colorado posts its Medicaid plan on this website for informational purposes only. It is not legally binding.

Colorado Medicaid State Plan (PDF)

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For More Information

For Providers: If you are a Provider, please see For Our Providers or contact our fiscal agent at 1-844-235-2387 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday – Friday.

For Members: Please see the Health First Colorado member handbook (Manual del miembro en Español) that summarizes and explains member benefits. For questions, call the Health First Colorado Member Contact Center at 800-221-3943 (State Relay 711) Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The call is free. On the Health First Colorado website, you can also find answers to Frequently Asked Questions, a link to chat with an expert online, and information on your Health First Colorado benefits.

For Members who are blind or have low vision, who may use accessibility technologies such as screen-readers, the state partners with Aira to offer free 30-minute sessions with live highly trained visual interpreters via smartphone. Get more Information on how to connect to Aira Assistance for members with low vision or blindness to receive assistance to read the State Plan.