10a NCAC 23E .0108       INMATE OF PUBLIC INSTITUTION OR PRIVATE PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL

Individuals living in a public institution as defined in 10A NCAC 23A .0102, or a privately owned hospital shall be ineligible for Medicaid unless they are:

(1)           Age 65 or over and in a state mental institution, or

(2)           Under age 21 and receiving inpatient psychiatric services, or

(3)           Age 21 through age 64 and in the medical or surgical unit of a state mental hospital.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 108A-54; 42 C.F.R. 435.1008; 42 C.F.R. 435.1009; S.L. 1987, c. 758, s. 69;

Eff. September 1, 1984;

Amended Eff. August 1, 1990;

Transferred from 10A NCAC 21B .0308 Eff. May 1, 2012.