Section 100

General Information


Chapter 101

Administrative Requirements


Chapter 102

Non-Financial Requirements


Chapter 103

Program Financial Limits


Chapter 104



Chapter 105

Eligibility Tools


Section 200

MAGI Related Programs


Chapter 201

MAGI Introduction


Chapter 202

MAGI Household Composition


Chapter 203

MAGI Income and Budgeting


Chapter 204

MAGI Eligibility Categories


Chapter 205

Transitional Medicaid Assistance - TMA


Chapter 206

MAGI Appendix A - Definitions, Forms and Acronyms


Chapter 207

MAGI Appendix B - Application Process


Section 300

Non-MAGI Related Programs—Supplemental Security Income (SSI)—Liberalized

Chapter 301

Non-MAGI/Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Related Income Policy—Liberalized

Chapter 302

Non-MAGI/Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Related Resource Policy—Liberalized

Chapter 303

Medicare Saving Programs (MSP)

Aged, Blind and Disabled (ABD)

Chapter 304

Nursing Home (NH)
Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
General Hospital (GH)

Chapter 305

TEFRA (Katie Beckett)

Chapter 306

Reserved for Future Use

Chapter 307

Working Disabled (WD)

Chapter 308

Qualified Disabled Working Individuals (QDWI)

Section 400

Non-MAGI Related Programs—Supplemental Security Income (SSI)—Strict

Chapter 401

SSI Strict Income Policy

Chapter 402

SSI Strict Resource Policy

Chapter 403

Optional State Supplementation (OSS)

Chapter 404


Chapter 405

Retroactive Medicaid for SSI Recipients

Chapter 406

Essential Spouse

Section 500

Other Medicaid and DHHS Programs

Chapter 501

Breast and Cervical Cancer Program (BCCP)

Chapter 502

Title IV-E Foster Care and Adoption

Chapter 503

Refugee Assistance Program (RAP)

Chapter 504

Tuberculosis Services

Section 600

Presumptive Eligibility

Chapter 601

Presumptive Eligibility Policy

Section 700

Temporary Eligibility Policy

Chapter 701

Presumptive Disability - PILOT PROJECT ONLY


Chapter 702

COVID-19 Public Health Emergency Unwinding


Section 800

Office of Civil Rights & Privacy

Chapter 801

Office of Civil Rights & Privacy

Chapter 802

Civil Rights of Applicants and Beneficiaries

Chapter 803

Complaint Process




Eligibility Processing Resources

The following links connect to resources and tools used by eligibility specialists to process Medicaid.

Training Materials Portal-MAGI


Training Materials Portal for Non-MAGI


OnBase Job Aids


Forms and Manual Notices


Eligibility Workbooks


CGIS Procedure Manual


Determining System of Record Job Aid


WMS to Curam Tasks for MAGI Quick Reference


WMS to Curam Tasks for Non-MAGI Quick Reference


WMS to Curam CGIS Tasks for LTC Quick Reference


WMS to Curam CGIS Tasks for BCCP.TEFRA


Guidelines for Moving SOR from CGIS to MEDS


EEMS Service Manager Guidelines


Service Manager Ticket Submission Guide



Medically Indigent Assistance Program (MIAP)

This is a non-Medicaid program. SCDHHS has the responsibility to maintain the manual to be used by county governments and their designees to administer MIAP. The policies in this manual must not be used for Medicaid.

MIAP Manual