Presumptive Eligibility (PE) Programs Manual

1900.020.00 Eligibility Requirements

IM-01 January 3, 2023; IM-51 May 18, 2017

Applicant self-attestation is accepted for all eligibility factors. Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements in addition to the requirements listed below under each specific category:

  • They must be Missouri residents.
  • They must not be receiving MO HealthNet under any other category

Exception: The Uninsured Women’s Health Services (UWHS/ME89) and Extended Women’s Health Services (EWHS/ME80) only provide limited coverage. An individual receiving coverage from any of these programs would be able to receive PE if they meet all other eligibility requirements.

Note: Breast and Cervical Cancer Treatment (BCCT) and Former Foster Care Youth (FFCY) do not use income calculations.