§ 40-8.8-6. Eligibility.
To be eligible for benefits under the program of all-inclusive care for the elderly:
(a) The person shall meet the eligibility criteria for both the Rhode Island Medical Assistance Program and for the federal Medicare program; and
(b) The person shall meet the eligibility criteria for the program of all-inclusive care for the elderly as established by the United States Department of Health and Human Services and the state department of human services, including, but not limited to:
(1) Being at least fifty-five (55) years old;
(2) Residing in the program for all-inclusive care for the elderly service area; and
(3) Being certified as eligible for nursing home care by the state department of human services.
(P.L. 2005, ch. 110, § 1; P.L. 2005, ch. 114, § 1.)