April 2017

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Medi-Cal Recovery State Plan Amendment Approved – Regulations Coming

CMS issued its approval of the DHCS State Plan Amendment (SPA) that makes various changes to the Medi-Cal program’s estate recovery program, including limiting estate recovery to probated estates for only federally-mandated services; adding a hardship waiver criterion for a “homestead of modest value”; eliminating recovery from surviving spouses and registered domestic partners; and updating the interest rates for voluntary liens.