Medicaid - UM & Care Management

Welcome to Freedom 1st!

We are proud to have you as a member of our health plan. Freedom Health and Optimum HealthCare are Health Maintenance Organizations. Freedom 1st is our Medicaid Plan. We have a contract with AHCA (Agency for Health Care Administration) in Florida. Please know that your health is important to us. We want to give you the care and services you need to stay healthy.

The below links will help you find the information you need.

Utilization Management
Referrals & Advance Approvals for Services
Case & Disease Management
Rewarding Healthy Behaviors
Before you leave the Hospital
Appeals & Grievances
Specialty Plan Information
Provider Information
Self-Management Tools
Benefit Limitations


For more information on the Agency for Health Care Administration, you may visit the following link:

For more information on the Centers for Medicaid & Medicare Services, you may visit the following link:

Last Updated: 10/01/2018