To determine countable monthly income for an NH or SLF case, deduct the following items in the order listed from the person's total nonexempt monthly income:
NOTE: A receipt for payment of NH and SLF charges at the private pay rate can only be applied to a customer's credit or spenddown in the month the payment is made.
Deducting the amounts listed above from total nonexempt income determines the countable monthly income available to apply to NH or SLF care. If the person has excess nonexempt assets, the excess amount is added to the person's countable monthly income to apply to NH or SLF care.
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