Medicaid Application

Federal court orders IL Medicaid program to process eligibility applications in LTC suit


Illinois' Medicaid program must process a backlog of eligibility applications by mid-October, bringing relief to long-term care consumers and providers, a federal court ruled last week.

SNFs may help enroll: CMS


Organizations may serve as authorized representatives for nursing home residents in the Medicaid application and enrollment process, according to a final rule issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.