If the client's income exceeds the AABD Cash Assistance Standard, determine Medical eligibility. Use the AABD Cash Assistance Standard as the client's Medical Income Standard.
NOTE: If the client pays a SMIB premium, add the premium amount to the Medical income standard.
If monthly nonexempt income exceeds the Medical standard for a client receiving sheltered care, or personal or nursing care, the case is a Community Spenddown case and not a Long Term Care Spenddown case (see PM 15-08-01).
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