Set up separate cases if a unit has a spenddown, the spenddown includes excess income, and a child in the unit has countable income.
Example: Ms. C has one child. Ms. C receives UIB and her child receives child support of more than $50. Both persons are applying for medical benefits and their countable income is above the FamilyCare Assist Standard for
Since they have a spenddown because of excess income, and a child has countable income, set up separate cases; one for Ms. C and one for her child.
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