WAG 22-06-05: Reimbursement Claims

PM 22-06-05

  1. New Manual MaterialClaimant completes New Manual Material IL444-0094, Funeral and Burial Reimbursement Claim.
  2. Have claimant verify they have paid funeral and burial expenses in an amount equal to or greater than the amount of the claim.
  3. Approve reimbursement, if eligible, for the lesser of:
    • the amount of the claim, or
    • the maximum paid by IDHS for funeral and burial expenses after subtracting:
      • the amount available from the deceased's resources,
      • the amount paid or arranged to be paid by the deceased's legally responsible relative, and
      • proceeds of life insurance on the deceased and received by the claimant.

NOTE: Do not approve payment for unusual services or merchandise for reimbursement.