MEDICAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM SECTION 0300 MEDICAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM OVERVIEW
|Title||210||Executive Office of Health and Human Services|
|Chapter||10||EOHHS General Provisions|
|Part||1||MEDICAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM SECTION 0300 MEDICAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM OVERVIEW|
|Type of Filing||Amendment|
|Regulation Status||Inactive View Active Rule|
|Effective||01/01/2012 to 03/15/2012|
Regulation Authority :
RIGL 40-8; TITLE XIX OF THE SOCIAL SECURITY ACT
Purpose and Reason :
Effective January 1, 2012, the amount of allowable home equity interest has been increased for individuals seeking eligibility for Medical Assistance nursing facility services or other long-term care services from $500,000 to $525,000. This rule is being filed under the Executive Office of Health and Human Services as RIGL 42-7.2-2(b) provides EOHHS as the authority of the single State agency designated to administer and supervise the administration of the Medicaid program under Title XIX of the Social Security Act.
Brief statement of Reason for Finding Imminent Peril :
To avoid the wrongful denial/discontinuance of benefits to applicants/beneficiaries.