Revision Notice 20-4; December 1, 2020


Archived Revision 20-3; Effective September 1, 2020
Archived Revision 20-2; Effective June 1, 2020
Archived Revision 20-1; Effective March 1, 2020
Archived Revision 19-4; Effective December 1, 2019



The following sections were revised in the Medicaid for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities (MEPD) Handbook:


Sections Section Title Change
A-4200 Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) Corrects information on Medical Necessity (MN). (MEPD)
B-5000 Previously Completed Application Adds information on failure to provide verification of Level of Care (LOC) or MN. (MEPD)
B-6510 Failure to Provide Missing Information Adds clarification that the date on the H1020, Request for Information or Action, is the date an application could be denied if verification is not received. (All Programs)
Level of Care/Medical Necessity; Use of Third-Party Resources; Transfer of Home Removes historical agency references. Adds clarifying language. (All Programs)
B-7430 Effect of Utilization Review on Eligibility Reserves for future use. (All Programs)
B-7450 Medicaid Certified Person Enters Nursing Facility or Home and Community-Based Services Waiver Program Removes historical agency reference. Replaces the reference to Appendix XI with a reference to R-1300. (All Programs)
G-2311.2 Examples of Spouse-to-Spouse Deeming Updates examples with 2020 MSP income limits and deeming amounts. (MSP)
H-2900 IME Notices Replaces reference to Appendix XI with a reference to R-1300. (MEPD)
J-7200 Spousal Co-Payment Updates with 2020 Spousal Impoverishment Dependent Allowance and corrects budget example. (MEPD)
O-2100 Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) Corrects information on MN. (MEPD)
Q-1200 Medicare Improvement for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 (MIPPA) Removes historical language and outdated processing information. Updates link to the MIPPA job aid. (MSP)
Special Application Procedures Reserves B-7430 for future use. (All Programs)
Glossary G Adds definition for Good Cause.


Retired Bulletins

The following bulletins are deleted from the MEPD Handbook since the information has either been incorporated into the handbook or is no longer necessary:

Release Date Bulletin Number Title
09-10-19 19-8
  1. Revised SNAP Income, Limits, Deductions, and Allotments
  2. Revised TANF Maximum Grant Amounts
  3. Public Benefit Integrity Unit Messages in Data Broker
  4. Quality Control Sanctions in Data Broker