The system figures a resident's monthly spenddown when the amount of monthly countable income is greater than the AABD income standard. The system then compares the spenddown amount to charges for the month at the private pay rate to determine if spenddown is met.
- Complete Form 2500 for each application not processed through AIS and for active cases.
- Complete Form 552:
- To enroll an NH or SLF spenddown case, enter code 391 SPDGC and the amount of the monthly countable income in Item 80;
- Enter Item 80 code 392 AST and the amount of the nonexempt excess assets. If none, enter 0.00.