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Medicaid/CHIP Streamlining
Enrollment Simplification
Joint Medicaid/CHIP Application: Yes
Medicaid CHIP
Face-to-Face Interview Not Required Yes No
Asset Test Not Required Yes No
State Data Hub (Allows State To Electronically Confirm Eligibility) Yes No
Presumptive Eligibility No No
Express Lane Eligibility No No
Social Security Administration Data Match to Verify Citizenship Yes No
Application Form Can Be Submitted Electronically Yes No
12 Months Continuous Coverage for Children No No
Administrative Renewal for Children Yes No

The Kaiser Family Foundation, statehealthfacts.org. Data Source: Heberlein, Martha et al. "Getting into Gear for 2014: Findings from a 50-State Survey of Eligibility, Enrollment, Renewal and Cost-Sharing Policies in Medicaid and CHIP, 2012-2013". Based on a national survey conducted by the Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured with the Georgetown University Center for Children and Families, 2013. Available at: http://www.kff.org/medicaid/upload/8401.pdf

CHIP Waiting Periods
CHIP Waiting Period in Months: 6
Income-Related groups exempt from CHIP waiting period: Below 133% <6 years old, Below 100% >=6 years old

SOURCES:
The Kaiser Family Foundation, statehealthfacts.org. Data Source: Heberlein, Martha et al. "Getting into Gear for 2014: Findings from a 50-State Survey of Eligibility, Enrollment, Renewal and Cost-Sharing Policies in Medicaid and CHIP, 2012-2013". Based on a national survey conducted by the Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured with the Georgetown University Center for Children and Families, 2013. Available at: http://www.kff.org/medicaid/upload/8401.pdf

CHIPRA Bonus Payments
2013
CHIPRA Bonus Payments: No
2012
CHIPRA Bonus Payments: No

SOURCES:
US Department of Health and Human Services, "CHIPRA Performance Bonuses." Available at: http://www.insurekidsnow.gov/professionals/eligibility/pb-2013-chart.pdf. Retrieved January 27, 2014.