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

0850.005.00 Eligibility Requirements for MA Based on Section 1619 Status

To qualify for Medical Assistance based on Section 1619 status, the following eligibility requirements must be met:

  1. approved for 1619 status by Social Security
  2. fall below the Section 1619 resource maximum
  3. received MO HealthNet in the month prior to being approved for 1619 status by the Social Security Administration