Documentation Requirements

Factors of eligibility that must be documented and those that do not need to be documented are discussed. In addition, Citizenship/Identity policies regarding primary documents and other acceptable levels of documentation are explored. A discussion regarding the Renewal Simplification and Financial Maintenance policies is also included.

  • Understand the documentation policy for Medicaid applicants and recipients who apply through LDSS.
  • Differentiate the facts of eligibility that must be verified vs. those that do not require verification.
  • Understand the citizenship and identity verification requirements
  • Identify which documents are acceptable forms of verification.
  • Recognize applications and/ or renewals which will require clarification of financial requirements.