Family MO HealthNet (MAGI) Manual

1802.010.00 Requests for Benefits

IM-134 November 14, 2017

Individuals may apply for Family MO HealthNet programs online, by mail, in person, or by telephone.

Applications submitted by mail, drop off, or commonly available electronic means shall be accepted and processed the same as an in-person filing of an application. The application date is the date the SIGNED application is received in the FSD office, or the date that the signed application is received by a contracted agency.

If an electronic or dropped off application is received after normal business hours or on a weekend or holiday, the application date is the next working day, unless the application is taken by a FSD contracted agency such as a Federally Qualified Health Center.