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

0825.020.00 Application Process

IM-137 September 2, 2020

Department of Mental Health (DMH) field staff will interview the participant and/or participant’s family, complete all forms, (remove and here) acquire appropriate documentation for the application process, and submit the application packet to the designated Processing Center.

Assigned FSD staff will review all forms for completeness, submit medical information to the Medical Review Team (MRT), and process the application packet. The MRT will forward the disability determination to the appropriate Processing Center.

All participant inquiries regarding information or application requests for MOCDD waiver services must be referred to the DMH at 573-751-4054. DO NOT deny individuals the right to apply for these services if an application is requested.