Family Healthcare (FAMIS)

0920.010.05 Social Security Number (MHF)

IM-#51 April 26, 2002

This eligibility factor applies to children eligible for MHF healthcare coverage.  Itdoes not apply to parents or children included in the assistance group who arenot receiving coverage.  Follow instructions outlined in Section 0905.010.05 forthis eligibility factor for children.

While obtaining the SSN is not an eligibility factor under the above provisionfor uncovered parents included in the assistance group, their SSN should berequested as it may be needed to verify income through matches with EmploymentSecurity, Social Security, Child Support Enforcement, etc.