(FCRC) Approve application through AIS or IPACS if QMB eligibility exists (see WAG 17-02-04 for AIS, or WAG 25-08-02-c for IPACS). Enter additional information on Form 552:
Item 60 -Enter Social Security/Medicare claim number. Also enter status indicator 9 following Code QMB. Enter eligibility effective date only if QMB eligibility is decided on last workday of month and IPACS is down. For example, QMB eligibility is
decided on 03/31/99. IPACS is down and the action cannot be taken until 04/01/99. Enter 041999.
NOTE: Central office enters effective date in Item 60 in all other cases.
Enter information following Code HIB and Code SMIB code, if needed.