Medicaid Income Pension Trust Check List

Starting Medicaid Income Pension Trusts (MIPTs): Prepare 08MA023A (M-11) with client and trustee’s name Explain how MIPT needs funded monthly Only person who can give trustee permission to spend any of the funds is HRMS. Verification of medical need and verification of cost must be provided. Permission or denial will be sent to worker in […]

ADvantage and Other Waivers – Applications with Transfer Penalty

How should DHS Handle Advantage Applications with a Transfer Penalty

Nursing Facility Services for ABD Related – Determining Income Eligibility

Determining Countable Income If client has been out of their home for 30 consecutive days or longer and is now receiving ICF care, countable income must be equal to or less than the Categorically Needy Standard (300% of Federal Benefit Rate) found on Appendix C-1 Schedule VIII B.1 beginning the 31st day out of the […]

Skilled Care Overview

Policy 317:35-19-19 Skilled care can be provided in a nursing facility and/or hospital if they have the staff and services, and are licensed, to provide the skilled care. Care that can be provided by non-professional staff is not considered to be skilled care. Only Persons enrolled in Medicare Part A are eligible for payment for […]

Medicaid Income Pension Trust – Dissolving

In addition to the death of a client there are other circumstances in which the MIPT needs to be dissolved. The most common: The client’s home sells, or a lump sum payment is received, and the client becomes ineligible The client’s income decreases below the categorically needy standard There is a change of trustees, the […]