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Nov 14, 2005

MIChild recipients who fail to pay premiums will no longer be barred from re-enrolling for 6 months

Nov 14, 2005

DHS has issued a new policy on who may be an Authorized Representative to apply for Medicaid on behalf of an individual

Nov 14, 2005

No more in-person interviews but more verification required before childcare case can be opened

Nov 14, 2005

Dental Services are Reinstated for Adult Medicaid Recipients

Nov 03, 2005

Beginning October 1st, Food stamp standard and shelter deductions have increased as have food stamp amounts

Nov 01, 2005

The Michigan Public Service Commission establishes new rules for Utility billing for the months of November 2005 – March 2006 (REVISED ALERT)

Oct 11, 2005

Authorization period cannot exceed six months if there is zero income and work is the reason for the CDC

Oct 11, 2005

Clarification of allowable dependent care expenses.

Oct 11, 2005

Clarification of Michigan residency requirements

Oct 10, 2005

Medicare Part D prescription drug benefit starts Jan. 1, 2006.

Oct 10, 2005

Requirements to qualify as an authorized rep for Medicaid have changed

Sep 08, 2005

Michigan and the federal government have relaxed some of their policies for victims of Hurricane Katrina

Jul 18, 2005

Healthy Kids Medicaid eligibility may be redetermined before the end of the 12 month certification period if the individual's eligibility will continue.

Jul 18, 2005

Children and pregnant women who qualify for "Healthy Kids" Medicaid may automatically qualify for three months of retroactive Medicaid coverage

Jul 08, 2005

No more SER payments for Energy Services (payments to prevent heat or electric shutoffs or to make furnace repairs) will be authorized after July 29, 2005