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Upgrade of Benefits Eligibility System to Launch

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) is currently upgrading its medical eligibility system starting, 5 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 17. We plan to complete the upgrade by early September. During this time, the KanCare Clearinghouse will be unable to receive online applications for medical and authorize medical benefits, except for emergency cases however, they can continue to:
• Answer questions
• Accept paper applications, reviews, mail and faxes
• Look at submitted applications and reviews
• Ask for documentation from consumers and providers
• Process emergency medical cases
To apply for medical assistance during this time, please go to our website www.kancare.ks.gov/consumers/apply-for-kancare to print and fill out an application. It can either be mailed or faxed to the KanCare Clearinghouse. You may also contact the KanCare Clearinghouse and request a paper application be mailed to you.
Fax: 1-800-498-1255
Mail: KanCare Clearinghouse
P.O. Box 3599
Topeka, KS 66601-9738
The KanCare Clearinghouse Call Center can be reached at 1-800-792-4884.

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