This section is taken from Eligibility Policy Manual, a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Health Care Program Eligibility Policy Manual.

Minnesota Health Care Programs

The Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) administers a number of Minnesota Health Care Programs (MHCP). These programs include MinnesotaCare, Medicare Savings Programs, the Minnesota Family Planning Program and many types of Medical Assistance (Medicaid). This chapter provides policy information on topics that apply to all MHCPs.

MNsure administers eligibility policy for advance premium tax credits, cost-sharing reductions, and qualified health plans. Eligibility policy related to these programs is available from MNsure.

Topics covered in this chapter are:

MHCP Overview

MHCP Applications

MHCP Application Forms

MHCP Application Submission

MHCP Date of Application

MHCP Processing Period

MHCP Retroactive Eligibility

MHCP Signature

MHCP Applications for Incarcerated Individuals Preparing for Release

MHCP Rights and Responsibilities

MHCP Rights

MHCP Appeals

MHCP Authorized Representative

MHCP Civil Rights

MHCP Data Privacy

MHCP Notices

MHCP Responsibilities

MHCP Change in Circumstances

MHCP Cooperation

MHCP Fraud

MHCP Inconsistent Information

MHCP Overpayments

MHCP State Residency

MHCP Interstate Residency Agreements

MHCP State Residency for Adoption Assistance and Foster Care

MHCP State Residency for People in an Institution

MHCP Temporary Absence

MHCP Mandatory Verifications

MHCP Health Care Delivery

CREDIT: The content of this post has been copied or adopted from the Minnesota Healthcare Programs Eligibility Policy Manual, originally published by the Minnesota Department of Human Services.

This is also part of a series of posts on Minnesota Healthcare Eligibility Policies.