(1) This section describes the state-funded programs available to a person who does not meet the citizenship and immigration status criteria under WAC 182-513-1316
for federally funded coverage.
(2) If a person meets the eligibility and incapacity criteria of the medical care services (MCS) program under WAC 182-508-0005
, the person may receive nursing facility care or state-funded residential services in an alternate living facility (ALF).
(3) Noncitizens age nineteen or older may be eligible for the state-funded long-term care services program under WAC 182-507-0125
. A person must be preapproved by the aging and long-term support administration (ALTSA) for this program due to enrollment limits.
(4) Noncitizens under age nineteen who meet citizenship and immigration status under WAC 182-503-0535
(2)(e) are eligible for:
(a) Nursing facility services if the person meets nursing facility level of care; or
(b) State-funded personal care services if functionally eligible based on a department assessment under chapter 388-106
[Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.021
, P.L. 111-148, 42 C.F.R. §§ 431, 435, and 457, and 45 C.F.R. § 155. WSR 17-03-116, § 182-513-1319, filed 1/17/17, effective 2/17/17.]