Policy Memo: FamilyCare Share, Premium and Rebate Ends for Adults

Helping Families. Supporting Communities. Empowering Individuals.

6/6/2012

Policy Memo: FamilyCare Share, Premium and Rebate Ends for Adults

Summary:

  • As part of cuts to Healthcare and Family Services' budget for fiscal year 2013, FamilyCare Share, Premium and Rebate for adults is ending effective 7/1/12. 
  • Effective immediately, staff must not approve new applications for adults for FamilyCare Share, Premium or Rebate; a manual process for denying eligibility for adults with income over 133% in AIS is included in this memorandum.
  • Staff will be notified when system changes are in place to prevent approvals of adults for FamilyCare Share, Premium and Rebate.
  • Staff in the All Kids unit will delete or cancel adults active in FamilyCare Share, Premium and Rebate for cases active in office 180 and in DHS Family Community Resource Centers (FCRCs).
  • In addition to the central notice generated through AIS and ACM, adults currently receiving FamilyCare Share, Premium or Rebate will also receive a separate central notice advising them of this change.
  • FamilyCare adults with income over 133% of the FPL may still qualify for Family Health Spenddown.