MO HealthNet for the Aged, Blind, and Disabled (MHABD) Manual – Table of Contents

0810.035.10 BASIC ELIGIBILITY GUIDELINES FOR PERSONAL CARE SERVICES

To be eligible for the Personal Care Services program, a claimant must be:

  1. Currently eligible for Title XIX (Medicaid) benefits;
  2. Recommended for Personal Care Services by the attending physician;
  3. Determined to be in need of Nursing Facility (NF), Acute Care Hospital or ICF/IMR level of care (as if they were entering a nursing care facility); and
  4. Evaluated, by the Division of Senior Services, to determine that the available services correspond to the claimant’s prescribed needs.