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Unformatted text preview: HCR230 Working with Medicaid When considering the eligibility for the assistance of the Medicaid program certain criteria must be meet. This program and its criteria are eligible for participants who are in a low income, are disabled or the elderly. Each state that offers the Medicaid program has its rules and regulations for their eligibility. A participant who is blind, women in low income who are pregnant, participants who have a disability and the elderly who can prove citizenship and income can be eligible. Each participant is evaluated by a system of checks that verifies their status and compliance. Families of multiple children and disabled children are also considered eligible for this program when the parent does or does not participate. Medicaid can bill the participant for services performed. When the service is not covered by Medicaid the group that the participant falls under sends the bill directly to the patient. Medicaid seeks to have coverage for all procedures commonly needed and performed on the general public to have its...
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This note was uploaded on 07/16/2011 for the course HEALTHCARE HCR230 taught by Professor Inc during the Summer '11 term at University of Phoenix.
- Summer '11