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TEXAS MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY BASIC REQUIREMENTS

Milam County Medicaid Eligibility Worker

 

Health and Human Services

Mary Ann Rinn

254-697-4037

 

To be eligible for Medicaid coverage in a nursing

facility, an applicant must reside in a Medicaid-certified facility, demonstrate financial eligibility, and meet appropriate medical necessity requirements. An individual (of any age) must meet the following

criteria:

 Financial eligibility

Individual: income no greater than $1,809.00 per month and countable assets no greater than $2,000.

Couple: income no greater than $3618.00 per month and countable assets no greater than $3,000.

 Medical necessity

Certified by a physician as having a medical condition that requires daily nursing care. The need for custodial care only does not constitute medical necessity.

Cameron Nursing Center

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