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Basic Eligibility for Medicaid and Home Care in NYS - Age 65+, Disabled, Blind Download
Medicaid Basic - 2022-09.pdf
This is basic general information about applying for Community Medicaid in order to receive home care (personal care or consumer-directed personal assistance) through Managed Long Term Care or based on Immediate Need through the local Medicaid program. To receive Medicaid home care, you must be both financially and medically eligible. This explains the rules on financial eligibility for the Disabled, Aged 65+, and Blind (DAB) category and gives info on how to apply (updated Sept. 20, 2022 with heads up about 2023 increases in income and asset limits).
20 Sep, 2022 679 kb Downloads: 180095
2022-09-08 Medicaid Program Modifications COVID-19 Emergency Download
2022-09-08 COVID NYS Medicaid Program Modifications.pdf
Medicaid program COVID-19 easements
12 Sep, 2022 206 kb Downloads: 10764
Currency Conversion Worksheet for Holocaust Reparations Download
Reparation worksheet.xls (08-2022).xlsx
Use this worksheet to convert lifetime total amount received in Holocaust reparations / restitution from foreign currencies (Deutschmarks and Euros) into U.S. Dollars. This is for purposes of taking advantage of the exemption of saved reparations payments from the resource test for Federally-funded means-tested benefits, like Medicaid and Supplemental Security Income. Updated through Feb. 2022
01 Sep, 2022 146 kb Downloads: 7199
Supplemental Needs Trusts Outline for Advocates - Including Impact on Various Benefits of Transfers of Lump Sums into SNT's UPdated 8/2022 Download
SNT Outline 8-9-22 NYLAG FINAL.pdf
Training Outline for Advocates on Supplemental Needs Trusts (SNTs) (individual and pooled), and the effect of SNTs on various public benefit programs (updated 8/8/2022). Updated sections include Temporary/Public cash assistance, SNAP, ABLE accounts, Public Housing and Section 8, changes in procedures for submitting pooled trusts in NYC. Also heads up about 2023 increases in Medicaid income and asset limits and update about the 30-month community based lookback).
09 Aug, 2022 1.77 mb Downloads: 209951
Know Your Rights: Is Your MLTC Plan Closing? Know Your Rights - August 2022 Download
MLTC Plan Closings (2022).pdf
Fact Sheet by NYLAG Evelyn Frank Legal Resources Program explaining the "transition rights" of MLTC members when their MLTC plan closes.
01 Aug, 2022 1.01 mb Downloads: 1275
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Medicaid income and resource levels - 2022 (3-16-22) Download
mapdr-01 2022 nys income and resource standards and federal poverty levels (fpl) (3-16-2022).pdf
NYC HRA MAPDR-01 (3-16-2022) -- 2022 NYS Income and Resource Standards
16 Mar, 2022 267 kb Downloads: 429512
NYS Medicaid Income and Resource Levels for Past Years - 2001 - 2021 Download
2001_to_2021_NYS_income__resource_level_charts.pdf
Income and Resource levels for Medicaid and other public health programs in NYS for 2001 - 2021. Includes Medicare Savings Programs, Family Health Plus, Child Health Plus, Spousal Impoverishment levels, MBI-WPD, etc.
10 Mar, 2022 3.26 mb Downloads: 297388
Medicaid Eligibility in 2014 Download
Understanding MAGI & the Marketplace.pdf
Training provides framework for understanding the changes to Medicaid effective 2014, including: new categories, new income levels, new budgeting and new benefits.
15 Nov, 2013 1.56 mb Downloads: 270521
Supplemental Needs Trusts Outline for Advocates - Including Impact on Various Benefits of Transfers of Lump Sums into SNT's UPdated 8/2022 Download
SNT Outline 8-9-22 NYLAG FINAL.pdf
Training Outline for Advocates on Supplemental Needs Trusts (SNTs) (individual and pooled), and the effect of SNTs on various public benefit programs (updated 8/8/2022). Updated sections include Temporary/Public cash assistance, SNAP, ABLE accounts, Public Housing and Section 8, changes in procedures for submitting pooled trusts in NYC. Also heads up about 2023 increases in Medicaid income and asset limits and update about the 30-month community based lookback).
09 Aug, 2022 1.77 mb Downloads: 209951
Directory of MICSA (NYC Medicaid) Contacts - August 2013 Download
MICSA Directory (08-06-13).pdf
NYC Medicaid office moved from 330 West 34th Street to 785 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11238 in May 2013. Contact numbers at that office listed in this document.
15 Aug, 2013 3.07 mb Downloads: 204310

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