Glossary of Terms
This is the status given to lawful residents with intent to reside. Legal permanent residents must meet 5-year requirements to be Medicaid eligible even if they are income eligible. LPRs are eligible for tax credits if they file taxes and enroll in a Qualified Health Plan.
A cap on the total lifetime benefits you may get from your insurance company. The Affordable Care Act prohibits lifetime limits in any health plan or insurance policy.
Services that include medical and non-medical care for people who are unable to perform basic activities of daily living, such as dressing or bathing. Long-term supports and services can be provided at home, in the community, in assisted living centers, or in nursing homes. Individuals may need long-term supports and…