37.34.925 0208 MEDICAID HOME AND COMMUNITY-BASED SERVICES PROGRAM: ADAPTIVE EQUIPMENT
(1) Adaptive equipment is equipment necessary for the person to obtain or retain employment or to increase independent functioning in completing activities of daily living.
(2) Adaptive equipment must:
(a) relate specifically to and be primarily for the person’s disability;
(b) have utility primarily for a person who has a disability;
(c) meet the specifications, if applicable, for the equipment set by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI);
(d) be prior authorized by the department if the cost of the project may exceed $4,000; and
(e) be unavailable through any other sources.
History: 53-6-113, 53-6-402, MCA; IMP, 53-6-101, 53-6-402, MCA; NEW, 1992 MAR p. 1490, Eff. 7/17/92; AMD, 1995 MAR p. 1136, Eff. 6/30/95; TRANS, from SRS, 1998 MAR p. 3124; AMD, 2014 MAR p. 220, Eff. 1/31/14.