EA Screens & Companion Cases

Examples of EA Screens and Companion Cases

LIHEAP Non-Participant Vendor – Direct Payment to the Client

Instructions for Direct Payments to Clients

UpdatedOne Third Reduction Rule

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

Updated$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 […]

Annual Report: Potential SSP Eligible Cases

How to handle cases on the Annual SSP List

Process for Closing Medical (Death)

Process for closing medical on reason of death.

Income Deductions (Eligible Individual with Ineligible Spouse)

How to divide the income deductions in FACS between an eligible individual and the ineligible spouse.

Office of Juvenile Affairs (OJA) Custody and ABD-Related Eligibility

ABD-Related Benefits and OJA

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