MO HealthNet for the Aged, Blind, and Disabled (MHABD) Manual

0804.000.00 Application Processing

IM-125 September 13, 2022

MO HealthNet utilizes a single streamlined application that participants can access online, by phone, in person or by completing a paper application, using the Application for Health Coverage & Help Paying Costs (IM-1SSL).

Application processes are to be consistently applied for all Family MO HealthNet (MAGI) programs and MO HealthNet for the Aged, Blind, and Disabled (MHABD) programs.

The MAGI policy manual provides guidance regarding application processing:

 

MHABD applications do have some specific policies that apply only to MHABD programs and can be found in the MHABD policy manual: