Florida Medicaid’s Covered Services and HCBS Waivers

Medical Foster Care (MFC) Services

Medical Foster Care services provide recipients with continuous medical care in foster homes.

This service is not one of the minimum covered services for managed care plans serving Medicaid enrollees. 

Eligibility

Florida Medicaid recipients under the age of 21 years requiring medically necessary MFC services who meet the following criteria:

Resource Information

The Florida Medicaid coverage policies, fee schedules, and Rule are available on the Agency Website.

Information on the Medical Foster Care Statewide Operational plan is available on the Florida Department of Health’s webpage.

Information on the Foster Care program is available on the Department of Children and Families webpage.