Simulation of Medicaid and SCHIP Eligibility: Implications of Findings From 10 States. Final Report.. II. Summary of Eligibility Rules


This chapter summarizes state Medicaid and SCHIP eligibility rules in five areas: the types of income tests used, how income is defined, whether an assets test is employed (and, if so, what assets are counted), how family composition is defined, and what other rules (if any) are used.