Welcome to the District of Columbia Medicaid Website

Delmarva Foundation is pleased to announce that we have been selected as the Medicaid Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) for District of Colombia. Effective March 1, 2012, Delmarva will continue to conduct all Medicaid Utilization Review and Improvement activities. Please watch this website for frequent updates!

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Provider Updates & Announcements

Blue Crab Shutdown - May 19th, 2017

Delmarva Foundation’s IT Team will perform scheduled maintenance to implement updates and enhancements to the Blue Crab System beginning Friday, May 19, 2017. It is imperative that all users log out of the system by 4:00pm on Friday, May 19, 2017 and remain logged out until 8:00am on Monday, May 22, 2017. Thank you for your cooperation.

Blue Crab Access Reactivation ~ July 2016

Dear Home Health Providers:

Delmarva Foundation, the District’s Long Term Care Supports contractor, is pleased to inform you that beginning June 30, 2016, home health agencies are able to access the Delmarva Blue Crab database to retrieve assessment documents for beneficiaries in its care. In order to access information for a beneficiary, the agency will need to identify one staff person responsible for retrieving information from Blue Crab, and complete the attached access form. Return the access form, along with a census of the beneficiaries for whom your agency is currently providing Personal Care Aide (PCA) services to Roopa Chakkappan (Roopa.Chakkappan@dc.gov).

Thereafter, Delmarva will contact you with a password, and dates for you to attend a training on Blue Crab’s enhanced features. If you have submitted the requested information and have not heard back from Delmarva, please feel free to reach out to Roopa Chakkappan (Roopa.Chakkappan@dc.gov).

Thank you,
DC Department of Health Care Finance
One Judiciary Square|441 4th Street, NW, Suite 900S|Washington, DC 20001

New Procedure for Requesting New PCA Services ~ Nov 2013
On November 20, 2013 Delmarva Foundation for Medical Care, Inc., an agent for the District of Columbia Department of Health Care Finance will begin conducting face-to-face assessments of all Medicaid beneficiaries ordered for new Personal Care Aide (PCA) services. Visit PCA Announcements & Information to learn more...

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Educational Information

Please visit our training center, where you can select from a number of presentations that will describe changes that will occur with the implementation of this new contract effective March 1, 2012.