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MAP-931A Explanation of Medicaid Pay-In Program for Spend-down (Traditional Chinese) 2019-03-22 Download
MAP-931a (Traditional Chinese) Optional Pay-in Program for Individuals with Surplus Income 2019-03-22.pdf
MAP-931A Explanation of Medicaid Pay-In Program for Spend-down (Traditional Chinese) 2019-03-22 updated to include State fact sheet on pooled trusts also available at http//health.ny.gov/health_care/Medicaid/index.htm#trusts. Note that the NYS Bar Association Elder Law Section has asked DOH to revise the pooled trust fact sheet to make it more clear.
24 Aug, 2019 282 kb Downloads: 701
MAP-931A Explanation of Medicaid Pay-In Program for Spend-down (Russian) 2019-03-2 Download
MAP-931a (Russian) Optional Pay-in Program for Individuals with Surplus Income 2019-03-22.pdf
MAP-931A Explanation of Medicaid Pay-In Program for Spend-down (Russian) 2019-03-22 updated to include State fact sheet on pooled trusts also available at http//health.ny.gov/health_care/Medicaid/index.htm#trusts. Note that the NYS Bar Association Elder Law Section has asked DOH to revise the pooled trust fact sheet to make it more clear.
24 Aug, 2019 140 kb Downloads: 720
MAP-931A Explanation of Medicaid Pay-In Program for Spend-down (Spanish) 2019-03-22 Download
MAP-931a (Spanish) Optional Pay-in Program for Individuals with Surplus Income 2019-03-22.pdf
MAP-931A Explanation of Medicaid Pay-In Program for Spend-down (Spanish) 2019-03-22 updated 2019-03 to include State fact sheet on pooled trusts also available at http//health.ny.gov/health_care/Medicaid/index.htm#trusts. Note that the NYS Bar Association Elder Law Section has asked DOH to revise the pooled trust fact sheet to make it more clear.
24 Aug, 2019 66 kb Downloads: 703
MAP-751E Authorization to Release Medical Information.pdf Download
12 Apr, 2019 479 kb Downloads: 2525
Disability Determination Packet Update Download
2019-04-09 Disability determination update.pdf
12 Apr, 2019 1.8 mb Downloads: 3532
NYLAG Testimony on NYS FY 2019-20 Budget - Joint Hearing of the Senate Finance and Assembly Ways and Means Committees Download
NYLAG Health statement JOINT HEARING 2-04-2019.pdf
NYLAG Testimony regarding proposals to eliminate spousal refusal, change the CDPAP program, and reduce other Medicaid benefits impacting low-income seniors and people with disabilities.
04 Mar, 2019 707 kb Downloads: 951
Supplemental Needs Trusts Outline for Advocates - Including Impact on Various Benefits of Transfers of Lump Sums into SNT's Download
NYLAG SNT Outline 1-13-19 FINAL.pdf
Training Outline for Advocates on Supplemental Needs Trusts (SNTs) (including individual and pooled), and the affect of SNTs on various public benefit programs. (updated 1-9-2019). Update includes new section on Veteran's Pension benefits, expanded information on Temporary/Public cash assistance and HASA, 2018 changes in the SSA POMS regarding expenses SNT's may pay; ABLE accounts as alternative to SNTs and updated section on Public Housing and Section 8 and SNTs.
13 Jan, 2019 1.47 mb Downloads: 202552
Public Benefits Resources Rules and the Impact of Lump Sum Receipt on Benefits Eligibility Download
NYSBA Partnership outline and appendix.pdf
Advocates' guide to Resource Rules and Impact of Lump Sums on Benefits eligibility for public assistance, Medicaid, SSI, Subsidized Housing, SNAP, child care subsidies, and HEAP. Authors: Paula Arboleda, Maryanne Joyce and Susan Antos, prepared for 2018 NYSBA Partnership conference, posted with permission.

Includes APPENDIX of referenced documents

Complement to Advocates guide to SNTs posted at http://www.wnylc.com/health/entry/5/
02 Jan, 2019 3.14 mb Downloads: 11632
HRA Medicaid Alert 7/26/18 Special Income Standard for Housing Expenses when Discharged from Nursing Home to MLTC Download
2018-07-26 Medicaid Alert - Special Income Standard for Discharge from NH to MLTC.pdf
Update about the Special Income Standard for Housing Expenses for Individuals
Discharged from a Nursing Facility and who Enroll into the Managed Long Term Care Program - see article at http://www.wnylc.com/health/entry/212/
28 Aug, 2018 303 kb Downloads: 2020
MAP-2161 and MAP 2161a Spousal / Parental Refusal Form (2018-05-11) (ENGLISH) Download
MAP-2161 + 2161a Spousal Refusal English 2018-05-11.pdf
Applicants for Medicaid in New York City can use this "APPLICANT/RECIPIENT DECLARATION CONCERNING THE LEGALLY
RESPONSIBLE RELATIVE’S INCOME/RESOURCES" forms to indicate the refusal of their legally responsible relative to make available their income or resources for the cost of necessary medical care and services, i.e. "spousal/parental refusal." Rev. 5/11/2018 to include language to request accommodation of disability in reading notice. NOTE: Use MAP2161 if applicant is indicating spouse's or parent's refusal and 2161a for refusing spouse or parent to indicate refusal. Can submit either form - don't need both. Both attached in same PDF.
24 Aug, 2018 182 kb Downloads: 56770
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