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

1.5 Related Special Eligibility Groups

IM-#01, January 13, 2020

Refer to program specific sections of this manual for individuals who may be eligible under the following programs:

  1. Qualified Disabled and Working Individuals (QDWI).  Certain disabled and working individuals may be eligible to have their Medicare Part A (Hospital Insurance) premium paid.
  2. Qualified Medicare Beneficiary (QMB) program.  Payment of Medicare premiums, coinsurance and deductibles for certain Medicare beneficiaries.
  3. Specified Low-Income Medicare Beneficiary (SLMB) program.  Payment of the Medicare Part B premium for certain Medicare beneficiaries.
  4. Qualifying Individuals (QI).also known as Specified Low-Income Medicare Beneficiary group 2 (SLMB2) Payment of the Medicare Part B premium for certain Medicare beneficiaries.
  5. Section 1619 A and B Cases.  Certain disabled individuals who lose their SSI benefits due to employment may retain MO HealthNet non-spend down eligibility.