A. MA-2504, Citizenship/Alien Requirements, has been changed to add information pertaining to the new emergency medical review procedures and to incorporate policy regarding the Iraqi and Afghanistan Special Immigrants contained in DMA Administrative Letter 07-08 and Addendum 1.
DATE: AUGUST 26, 2008
Manual: Aged, Blind, and Disabled Medicaid
Change No: 19-08
To: County Directors of Social Services
Effective: September 1, 2008
51 Lawful Permanent Resident, other than Iraqi/Afghan Special Immigrants
64 Trafficking Victim
65 “SI” Special Immigrant
66 “SQ” Special Immigrant
The codes will be included in the EIS manual effective October 1, 2008. Continue to refer to the DMA Administrative Letter 07-08, Addendum 1, until that time.
This policy is effective September 1, 2008. Apply this policy to any applications or redeterminations in process or taken on or after September 1, 2008. This change notice obsoletes DMA Administrative Letter 07-08 and Addendum 1 effective October 1, 2008, when EIS changes are issued.
For information regarding Medicaid, please contact your Medicaid Program Representative. For any Medicaid issues that are not able to be handled through that venue, Mrs. Angela Floyd, Assistant Director for Recipient and Provider Services, will be your point of contact and can be reached at (919) 855-4000.
William W. Lawrence, Jr., M.D., FAAP
(This material was researched and written by Sandi Morrow, Policy Consultant, Medicaid Eligibility Unit)
For questions or clarification on any of the policy contained in these manuals, please contact your local county office.