One Third Reduction Rule

Instructions regarding One Third Reduction Rule for Someone Living with Another Household

Medical Applications & DDS Services

Information regarding applications for medical related to DDS services

$20 General Income Exclusion

327:35-5-42(d)(1)and(5)(B) The General Income Exclusion (GIE) is a $20 per month income deduction. It is mostly used to bring down countable income that is barely over the standard, so the client can be eligible for a particular benefit. For QMB, SLMB and QI-1, the GIE can be used on unearned or earned income but never […]

Disability Due to Death

Determining Category Relationship due to Death and FACS Coding

UpdatedAged, Blind, Disabled (ABD)

Policy Links Regarding ABD

UpdatedProcess for Closing Medical (Death)

Process for closing medical on reason of death.

How to Consider & Code Child Support for ABD-Related Benefits

For ABD-related benefits, child support is generally considered income for the child rather than the parent. If the child support payment is for more than one child, divide the amount received by the number of children for whom it is intended. Example: Martha is applying for ABD benefits for herself and her son John. Her […]

Deeming Resources from Parent(s) to Disabled Child

Calculations to determine if any resources are deemed to minor disabled children from the parents

BIL: Buy-In History Inquiry Transaction Codes

List of transaction codes under “TRANS CODE” for BIL

BIL: Buy-In History Inquiry

How to read the BIL screen to know what is happening with a buy-in benefit.