Florida's Medicaid Website Down For Repairs

Posted at 7:28 AM, Nov 07, 2014
and last updated 2014-11-07 03:02:23-05

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's website that determines Medicaid eligibility will be down for repairs starting Friday.

The Department of Children and Families is making changes to the system to comply with guidelines from federal health officials. The website will be offline starting at 7 p.m. on Friday through Monday.

Consumers should complete and e-sign any application started before the scheduled downtime.

DCF is using social media, call center hold messages and sending emails to clients in multiple languages to make sure Medicaid applicants and recipients are aware of the scheduled system downtime.