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

0815.035.00 Effective Date of Vendor Coverage for Claimants in a Nursing Facility

IM-33 March 29, 2012; IM-117 October 24, 1997

Eligibility dates for MO HealthNet vendor coverage for applicants or participants entering a MO HealthNet certified bed in a nursing facility may be affected by the preadmission screening process (see 0815.025.05 Preadmission Screening Process). Vendor eligibility cannot be approved until the results of the preadmission screening (DA-124), initial assessment and medical certification of level of care, and Level II screening notification (DA-625), if required, are received by the FSD office.