Medicaid coverage and eligibility

Posted Aug 1, 2016

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has provided important information clarifying how states may facilitate access to covered Medicaid services for eligible individuals prior to and after a stay in a correctional facility. Three sets of questions and answers address questions about the definition of "inmate" based on setting, Medicaid eligibility and enrollment, and services covered under the exception to the general coverage exclusion for inmates.

Find the CMS guidance here »