How to Use the EO Screening Tool

To streamline the application process and determination of expedited services, DHS has approved the use of a web based program, the EO Screening Tool. The tool itself does the calculations to determine EO eligibility based on the information entered (See the script that appears in the sections ‘Script’ and ‘EO Food Stamp Benefits Eligibility’. The […]

Interview Process

Interviews are conducted for the purpose of assessing the needs of the individual making application to determine if additional services are needed and to obtain or request the necessary income and resource documentation to determine financial eligibility for the services being requested. If applicant is a recipient of SSI, see SSI-Criteria State articles. The interview […]

Rights and Responsibilities: Overview

Addressing rights and responsibilities with a client.

Best Practices

What to cover when interviewing a client

Application Process

Applying for Medical Benefits An individual may apply for medical benefits in the following ways: Complete a PS-1, FSS-1 and FSS-1-B form Receipt of Form 02HM001E, Uniform Comprehensive Assessment Intake and Referral (Formerly AG-2) Receipt of ABCDM-83 from a nursing facility Verbal request Request received through OKDHSLive! Website

Interview Process

Interviews are conducted for the purpose of assessing the needs of the individual making application to determine if additional services are needed and to obtain or request the necessary income and resource documentation to determine financial eligibility for the services being requested. The interview for Long-Term Care services can be conducted in the county office, […]

Application Process

What constitutes an application? An individual may apply for medical benefits in the following ways: Complete a PS-1, FSS-1 and FSS-1-B form; Spanish Request: PS-1, FSS-1, FSS-1-B Online application through OKDHSLive! Website If an individual applies for Medical through the OKDHSLive! Website it is considered an application for all ABD related programs. Example: SSP, SLMB, […]

Forms for TANF Certification

What forms are required for a TANF certification with parent included in benefit? Request for Benefits, 08MP001E (PS-1) Eligibility Information for Benefits, 08MP002E (FSS-1) Responsibilities and Signature for Benefits, 08MP003E (FSS-1B) Note: With two-parent households each parent must sign the FSS-1B. Effect of Lump Sum Payments on TANF benefits, 08TA006E (FSS-C-4) Citizenship affidavit, 08MP005E (when […]

Eligibility Determination: Required Forms

There are three forms required for all paper applications: 08MP001E PS-1   Request for Benefits This is the application that the client completes and signs to request benefits. 08MP003E FSS-1-B  Responsibilities and Signature for Benefits This form advises clients of their rights and responsibilities for all programs, and it requires a client signature. O8MP002E FSS-1  Eligibility […]