37.83.810 QUALIFIED MEDICARE BENEFICIARIES, PAYMENT OF MEDICARE PREMIUMS
(1) Medicaid will cover the medicare Part B insurance premium for a qualified medicare beneficiary.
(2) Medicaid will cover the medicare Part A insurance premium for a qualified medicare beneficiary who is not eligible for premium-free medicare Part A insurance coverage.
(3) The department will enroll all qualified medicare beneficiaries in medicare Part B insurance. Persons who are not eligible for premium free medicare Part A insurance, will not be enrolled by the department in medicare Part A insurance. Those persons must enroll themselves through the United States social security administration.
History: Sec. 53-2-201 and 53-6-113, MCA; IMP, Sec. 53-6-101 and 53-6-131, MCA; NEW, 1989 MAR p. 835, Eff. 6/30/89; TRANS, from SRS, 2000 MAR p. 197.