DATE: NOVEMBER 14, 2005
Manual: Aged, Blind, and Disabled Medicaid
Change No: 31-05
To: County Directors of Social Services
MA-2301, Conducting a Face-to-Face Interview, has been revised to include a requirement for providing EPSDT information (DMA-5021, Figure 4) to each applicant when explaining available services.
Also, note that a hyperlink to EIS-4000, Codes Appendix, has been added to MA-2301, Conducting a Face-to-Face Interview, VI. I., Children with Special Health Care Needs.
This policy is effective December, 1, 2005. Apply this policy to any applications or redeterminations taken on or after or scheduled on or after 12-01-05.
A. Remove: MA-2301, Conducting a Face-to-Face Interview, pages 13 through 20.
If you have any questions, please contact your Medicaid Program Representative.
L. Allen Dobson, Jr., M.D., Assistant Secretary
for Health Policy and Medical Assistance
(This material was researched and written by Charlotte Gibbons, Policy Consultant, Medicaid Eligibility Unit.)
For questions or clarification on any of the policy contained in these manuals, please contact your local county office.