10a NCAC 22F .0706       RECOUPMENT OF Recipient OVERPAYMENTS

The Division ­requires that:

(1)           counties recover recipient responsible overpayments as a debt to the participating local governments;

(2)           counties accept payments from each recipient and give the recipient a receipt for each transaction;

(3)           counties keep a separate accounting for Medicaid repayments on each recipient;

(4)           repayments shall be forwarded to the Division of Medical Assistance utilizing the DMA 7050 form. This shall be done on a monthly basis;

(5)           the recoupment monies that are apportioned to the repayment of federal, State, and county funds shall be made by the State;

(6)           Medical Assistance overpayments shall not be recouped through the reduction of Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) checks; and

(7)           the Division receives its prorated share of recoupments of recipient overpayments involving multiple programs.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 108A‑25(b); 108A‑64; 42 C.F.R. Part 431; 42 C.F.R. Part 455; 42 C.F.R. Part 456;

Eff. May 1, 1984;

Readopted Eff. July 1, 2018.