Opportunities under the Affordable Care Act for Human Services Programs to Modernize Eligibility Systems and Expedite Eligibility Determination. Options for taking advantage of this opportunity


In this section of the paper, we address strategies for overcoming two potential challenges:

  • gaining legal access to eligibility data from health programs; and
  • using data from health programs to establish and verify eligibility for human services programs, notwithstanding differences between the household definitions and other program rules used by health and human services programs.


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