KanCare Autism Program

Optum assumed management of the autism waiver program benefits for KanCare (managed care program for Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program [CHIP]) members with coverage through UnitedHealthcare Community Plan effective January 1, 2013.

Effective January 1, 2017, KanCare Medicaid Autism/ABA is covered under the Kansas state wide Medicaid plan. 

To learn more about the process for applying to the network and the clinical protocols your participation in this unique network would require you to follow, please review the materials below.

Contact Us/Request to Join the Network:
J.T. Van Ryswyk, Specialty Network Manager
Email: joshua.vanryswyk@optum.com