TN 10 (06-96)

SI 01730.025 Effect of Institutionalization on Medicaid Eligibility

A. Background

Some States provide Medicaid coverage for patients in a medical facility who would be eligible for SSI payments if they left the facility (FLA D, E01). (See SI 01715.001B.2.c. for a description of this optional Medicaid coverage.)

B. Policy

The State must make Medicaid eligibility determinations for these individuals.


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SI 01730.025 - Effect of Institutionalization on Medicaid Eligibility - 10/31/2014
Batch run: 10/31/2014
Rev:10/31/2014