The local match prepayment amount is a percentage of the total amount paid for claims submitted. The percentage is determined by the Medicaid or State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) local match rate. Use the rates listed here, based on the claim's payment date.
The Federal Medical Assistance Percentage (FMAP) rates determine how much the local match rate will be.
Effective Jan. 1, 2020, the federal government has approved COVID-19 enhanced rates for the duration of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (PHE). The enhanced rate will remain effective through the end of the quarter in which the PHE ends. Please check back regularly for any potential changes.