(Provider) Uses the income guidelines listed in WAG 25-03-02 (2) to decide if a pregnant woman is eligible for MPE.
The income standard has been converted to a Modified Adjusted Gross Income (MAGI) equivalent standard. Monthly countable income must be equal to or less than 213% of the FPL (208% + 5% standard disregard). The FPL is updated yearly.
*To determine the family size, include the total number of babies the pregnant woman is expecting to deliver.
Example: A family includes a husband, a wife who is pregnant with twins and one child. The family size is 5.
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