Categorically Needy Community First Choice - SSI Recipients (L51)

Created on: 
Oct 13 2015

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Who is eligible for L51 (Categorically Needy Community First Choice - SSI Recipients) medical?

A person with SSI income who meets the criteria in the following manual sections may be eligible for L51 medical:

Recipients of L51 may also be eligible for and receive Ongoing Additional Requirements (OAR). For more information, see EA-Z Manual Ongoing Additional Requirements (OAR).

How long is the L51 (Categorically Needy Community First Choice - SSI Recipients) certification period?

L51 medical has no review end date and is certified for as long as the client is eligible for both Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Community First Choice. 

Online Processing

How do I screen an L51 (Categorically Needy Community First Choice - SSI Recipients) Assistance Unit (AU)?

To screen an L51 AU, take the following steps:

  1. Follow the instructions in How do I screen an application for a client?
  • On the Programs page, click the checkbox next to HCS Waiver/DDA Waiver/Hospice.
  • In the Program Determination Criteria section, click the checkbox next to SSI Eligible.
NOTE: If the HCS Waiver/DDA Waiver/Hospice box is the ONLY box checked on the Programs page, the AU initially starts as a L22 (Categorically Needy Waiver or Hospice Services - SSI Related ) AU.

How do I process a pending L51 (Categorically Needy Community First Choice - SSI Recipients) Assistance Unit (AU)?

To process a pending L51 AU, follow the steps in How do I process a pending L02 AU?

Mainframe Processing

How do I screen an L51 (Categorically Needy Community First Choice - SSI Recipients) Assistance Unit (AU)?

This function is currently not available in Mainframe.  For more information on how to screen an L51 AU, see Online Processing - How do I screen an L51 (Categorically Needy Community First Choice - SSI Recipients) assistance unit (AU)?

How do I process a pending L51 (Categorically Needy Community First Choice - SSI Recipients)  Assistance Unit (AU)?

To process a pending L51 AU, follow the steps in How do I process a pending L02 AU?

 

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