Proposed Section 1115 Demonstration - Work Requirements

Medicaid is seeking approval of a Section 1115 Demonstration project to require unemployed or underemployed able-bodied Parents or Caretaker Relatives (POCRs) to become gainfully employed, or participate in employment related activities such as: job search, training, education, vocational or volunteer opportunities to enhance their chances of full employment.   Click to read more about 1115 demonstrations 

As required by federal regulation, Medicaid has opened a formal thirty (30) day comment period.  As part of that process, the Agency will receive written comments concerning these changes. Comments should be submitted on or before April 2, 2018, to the following e-mail address: or mailed hardcopy to: Administrative Secretary, Alabama Medicaid Agency, 501 Dexter Avenue, P.O. Box 5624, Montgomery, Alabama 36103-5624. All written comments will be available for review by the public during normal business hours at the above address.

Two opportunities for public comment will be held at the following locations:

Teleconference Access will be available for the Montgomery session.  Click here for dial-in information.

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Questions regarding this waiver application may be submitted by email to or by mail c/o Administrative Procedures Office, Alabama Medicaid Agency, PO Box 5624, Montgomery, AL 36103-5624.