What's New

Here you will find the latest changes to the CHIP Policy Manual.  Return to the Welcome Page.

Obsolete Policy deleted before 2010 has been archived. Contact a DOH eligibility specialist, a DWS program specialist or Dave Baldwin if you need archived policy.

 

July 2018

 

          
Sections
          
What's New

600 Program Benefits and Services

601 Health Plan Selection and Education

601-1, 601-2, 601-3 and 601-4  (Deleted and information moved to 602)

602 Cost Sharing Requirements (New section)

603 CHIP Member ID Cards (New title and policy, old policy obsoleted)

604 (Deleted and information moved to 601)

Table II (Deleted, information moved to 602)

 

 

 

 

  • Reorganization of information regarding benefits and services.

Table VI  Verification and Interface Match

o      Updated information on how to verify American Indian tribes.

 

June 2018

 

202 Citizenship and Alien Status Requirements
Table IV Proof of U.S. Citizenship and Identification
  • Add the reasonable opportunity period for documentation of immigration status.
  • Updating the verifications of citizenship and what documents can be accepted.

 

May 2018

 

202-3  Verification of Alien Status

  • Form G-845 is no longer acceptable verification of alien status.  Policy has been updated to reflect the new process of verifying non-citizenship status

 

April 2018

 

No Changes  

 

March 2018

 

Table I - Income Limits
Table I-A - 5% FPL Deduction Amount
  • Tables were update with new FPL figures.

 

February 2018

 

601-3  Cost Sharing Exemptions for American Indian/Alaska Native Children

Table VI - Verification and Interface Match
  • Clarifying that the Indian Health Services (IHS) face sheet as verification of American Indian identity.

 

January 2018

 

 
412-3 Whose Income Counts for a MAGI Household
  • Clarified when a dependent is us expected to be required to file a tax return and when Social Security Benefits will count.
705 Verification
705-1 Who Must Provide Verification (deleted)
705-4 Collateral Contacts (retitled)
Table VI - Verification and Interface Match
  • Consolidated the verification items into one area of policy instead of having them scattered around.  Content did not change, just moving them to put it all on one area.

 

What's New 2017

What's New 2016

What's New 2015

What's New 2014