Iowa Medicaid Enterprise (IME) is the division of the Iowa Department of Human Services that administers the Medicaid program. This Website will inform you about the IME, Provider resources and Member resources.

Providers are the dedicated health care providers that serve the health care needs of members of Iowas Medicaid program. The Provider web pages serve as the gateway for providers to access important tools, resources and announcements.

Members are the individuals who receive Medicaid to help pay for their medical and health care costs. The Member web pages serve as the gateway for members to gain access to important information such as how to apply and find a provider.

News & Announcements

  • ACO Agreements Signed: The Iowa Medicaid Enterprise has signed agreements with two large ACOs to encourage healthy behaviors and improve health outcomes for thousands of Iowans covered by the Iowa Health and Wellness Plan. Two major entities, University of Iowa Health Alliance LLC and UnityPoint Health Partners, signed up to be ACOs for the Iowa Wellness Plan, effective April 1, 2014. For more information, click here.
  • Questions on Medicaid and Applying for Health Care Coverage: If you’re looking for information about health care coverage options and how to apply for Medicaid, call the Department of Human Services Contact Center toll-free at 1-855-889-7985, Monday-Friday, 7:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m.
  • A New Distribution List on Iowa Health and Wellness Plan and the Health Insurance Marketplace: The Iowa Medicaid Enterprise (IME) is creating a new distribution list to send timely and relevant information to interested stakeholders specifically about the Iowa Health and Wellness Plan and the Health Insurance Marketplace. If you are interested in staying on top of the latest news and developments on these critical health care initiatives, sign up for email notifications from the IME by sending an email with the subject line Subscribe along with your name, organization, and contact information to:
    IMECommunications@dhs.state.ia.us .
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