This memorandum was prepared by the Illinois Department of Public Aid. DPA administers the Medicaid and KidCare programs. These programs provide medical benefits to families with children and other persons. This information is to be used by staff of the Illinois Department of Human Services when determining eligibility and authorizing medical benefits for these persons on behalf of DPA.
This memorandum clarifies the criteria used for completing central REDEs for some AABD Medical cases (Category 91, 92, 93). A central REDE is completed and reported in Item 30 on Form 552 when the following codes are present:
A central REDE using the above criteria is not completed for Health Benefits for Workers with Disabilities (HBWD) and Health Benefits for Persons with Breast or Cervical Cancer (BCC) cases. REDEs for these cases are completed by the central units in DPA.
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LINDA RENEÉ BAKERSecretary, Illinois Department of Human Services
A. GEORGE HOVANECActing Director, Illinois Department of Public Aid
Illinois Department of Human ServicesJB Pritzker, Governor · Dulce Quintero, Secretary
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