Be Smart Medicaid Family Planning

Be Smart Family Planning extends eligibility for family planning services to reduce unintended pregnancies and improve the well-being of children and families.

Eligibility and Enrollment

Medicaid-enrolled providers whose licensure and accreditations allow them to provide family planning services are automatically eligible for and enrolled in the Be Smart Family Planning program.

Family planning services may be provided by:

  • Ambulatory surgery centers
  • Certified registered nurse anesthetists
  • Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC)
  • Free-standing birthing centers
  • Laboratories
  • Local health departments
  • Nurse midwives
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Outpatient hospitals
  • Physicians
  • Rural health clinics

Medicaid Family Planning Fact Sheets - providers

Medicaid Family Planning Fact Sheets - beneficiaries

Be Smart Brochure

Foleto Be Smart Programa de Planificación Familiar (en español)

Clinical Coverage Policy 1E-7, Family Planning Services


NC Medicaid Clinical Section
Phone: 919-855-4260
Fax: 919-733-2796