To access these extra benefits, please call Customer Service toll free 1-877-644-4623 (TTY 711).
There are no grievance and appeal rights for these Value-Added Benefits listed on this page.
2023 Sunflower Value Added Benefits
|Service Name||Description of Service||How To Access Service|
||Schedule with a network dentist.|
|My Health Pays Rewards®||Members can earn rewards on a My Health Pays® Visa® Prepaid Card when they get health checkups and screenings. Members can earn $10-$75 (up to $75 annually) in My Health Pays rewards.||Find all the details for this program on the My Health Pays® web page.|
|Maternal & Child Health||
Start Smart for Your Baby® program for pregnant members, babies and families. Start Smart features no-cost nursing support, education and gifts. Plus:
|When you send us your Notification of Pregnancy form, we will invite you to participate in Start Smart for Your Baby. Submit this through the portal or via the online form. To schedule WIC trips, call Modivcare at 1-877-917-8162 or visit their website for other options to book a ride.|
|MyStrength - Digital Behavioral Health||Our MyStrength online program offers eLearning to help members overcome depression and anxiety. This online program includes simple tools, weekly exercises, mood trackers and daily inspirational quotes and videos. The program may be used independently or with other care.||Access this through our website or through MyStrength. Your member number is required.|
|Community Programs for Children||
||Each local Boys and Girls Club has vouchers.
Sign up for Sunny's Kids Club by completing a simple request form.
Visit the Strong Youth Strong Communities website.
|Weight Management & Nutrition||
||Speak to a Sunflower care manager.|
|Healthy Eating - Farmers Market Vouchers||We promote healthy eating. Members can receive produce vouchers worth $10 at special events with participating Farmers Markets. $10 voucher is per member and not capped by household.||Locations announced on our website, Facebook page & by postcards we mail.|
|Caregiving Collaborations®||Caregivers are supported through various channels in the Caregiving Collaborations program. This benefit is available to one primary, informal support caregiver per member. Benefits include the Caregiver Resource Center and a Caregiver Journal. In addition to the program benefits, each member and caregiver will continue to receive coordination of respite services available through the individual care plan.||Speak to a Sunflower care manager or visit our Caregiver Resources page.|
|Employment Support & Transportation||GROW (GED, Rides, Opportunities, Work) is an employment support resource program. We help members identify and remove employment barriers. GROW features extra transportation coverage, GED prep test vouchers and career counseling. Members are connected with a Benefits Specialist to learn how their income may affect their benefits.||Contact our employment support email box or call Customer Service toll free 1-877-644-4623 (TTY 711).|
2023 Sunflower Value Added Benefits for Members on Waivers
|Service Name||Description of Service||How to Access Service|
|Dentures (FE or PD Waiver)||Dentures may be covered for eligible members receiving FE and PD Waiver benefits. Eligibility is based on medical necessity.||Members on the FE or PD waivers are eligible for select oral health services. But the dental office must get prior approval.|
|Respite Care (FE & PD Waivers)||Up to 60 hours of respite care per year for non-paid caregivers who provide supports for persons on the FE and PD waivers or members on a waiting list for home and community-based services. No more than 48 hours can be used in one month.||Members can request this by calling their care manager. If you don’t have one, or don’t know who it is, please call Customer Service.|
|Transportation to Community & Social Events (FE & PD Waivers)||Social transportation: Three round trips per year for FE and PD waiver members to attend local events and social activities. Sunflower can help members find events and activities to attend.||Members can schedule rides or arrange for mileage reimbursement by calling Modivcare.|
|Nursing Home Transition||
Sunflower helps members return to their own homes by working with providers to:
|Members can request this by calling their care manager. If you don’t have one, or don’t know who it is, please call Customer Service.|
|Home Delivered Meals (FE Waiver)||Home-delivered meals for FE waiver members returning home from a nursing home or inpatient stay. Covers up to two meals per day for up to seven days. KanCare covers this service for PD and BI waiver members.||Members can request this by calling their care manager. If you don’t have one, or don’t know who it is, please call Customer Service.|
|Peer Support Program (FE & PD Waivers)||Peer Support Program for members receiving FE & PD waiver benefits, as well as members on the waiting list for PD waiver services. This social interaction includes monthly phone calls with other members, facilitated by a Sunflower Member Liaison.|
|Hospital Companionship (FE, IDD & PD Waivers)||Up to 16 hours of hospital companionship for persons on the FE, IDD and PD waivers.|
|Behavioral Health and Foster Care Training & Support Programs||These include peer-support calls for foster & adoptive families, a recorded training library, interactive training via Fostercare.com, live caregiver training and provider training to facilitate foster care education.|