Evidence-based care is our standard. 

This assures the prosperity of the next seven generations of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians. We do this by working together to help each member achieve physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual wellness. 

Tribal Option performance measures.

EBCI Tribal Option will initially focus on three quality measures that will be reported quarterly to NCDHHS:

  • Diabetes – A1c Control <9
  • Hypertension – Controlling Blood Pressure – Both a representative systolic BP <140 mm Hg and a representative diastolic BP of <90 mm Hg.
  • Childhood Immunizations – Child receives all recommended immunizations for 19–35 months of age.


EBCI Tribal Option will initially focus on the following population health priorities: diabetes, hypertension, tobacco cessation, immunizations, and substance use.

EBCI Tribal Option Information

EBCI Tribal Option Fact Sheet

Tribal Option wants to keep our Providers informed.

Tribal Option will be establishing a Provider Council to receive feedback, connect with our providers, and provide Tribal Option updates. If you are a provider and would like to join the Provider Council, let us know by sending an email to Provider Services. Additionally, Providers can reach our Provider Services team by calling 800.260.9992.

When the EBCI Tribal Option has additional updates for Providers, we will post them here or in the News section of the site.

Provider Resources

Medicaid Bulletin
Provider Playbook: Medicaid Managed Care Fact Sheets
Provider Contracting with Health Plans
Health Plan Contacts and Resources
Advanced Medical Home
Provider Playbook: Medicaid Managed Care Trending Topics
Medicaid and NC Health Choice Provider and Health Plan Lookup Tool
Provider and Health Plan Contract Deadlines for Inclusion in Open Enrollment and Auto-Enrollment
Advanced Medical Home Training
NC Medicaid Division of Health Benefits
Provider Playbook: Beneficiary Notices

Medicaid Managed Care

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