IM-15 01/27/03 INCREASE
IN AVERAGE PRIVATE PAY NURSING RATE FOR
TRANSFER OF PROPERTY CASES
|INCREASE IN AVERAGE PRIVATE PAY NURSING
RATE FOR TRANSFER OF PROPERTY CASES
MANUAL REVISION #2: CHAPTER XI, SECTION IX, PAGE 20
|The average private pay nursing care rate
is increased from $2,584 to $2,625. Use $2,625 to determine the number
of months of ineligibility for vendor level services for applications taken
on or after January 1, 2003.
We are not updating Chapter XI, Section IX to include all of the changes per IM-42 of 1994 regarding transfers of property. IM-42 changed the look-back dates, removed the 30 month maximum on the length of ineligibility, and made other changes. We remind staff to consult IM-42 when handling transfer of property issues.