July 2018

Maryland Medicaid to cover cochlear implants & hearing aids for adults

From Diasabilty Rights Maryland:

Subject: [NHeLP Confidential] Maryland Medicaid to cover cochlear implants & hearing aids for adults

 I’m thrilled to share that effective July 1, Maryland Medicaid will be covering hearing aids and cochlear implants for adults, which until now were only provided under EPSDT.

 1.       Coverage policy and impact on other states

Maryland Medicaid to cover cochlear implants & hearing aids for adults

From Diasabilty Rights Maryland:

Subject: [NHeLP Confidential] Maryland Medicaid to cover cochlear implants & hearing aids for adults

 I’m thrilled to share that effective July 1, Maryland Medicaid will be covering hearing aids and cochlear implants for adults, which until now were only provided under EPSDT.

 1.       Coverage policy and impact on other states

Maryland Medicaid to cover cochlear implants & hearing aids for adults

From Diasabilty Rights Maryland:

Subject: [NHeLP Confidential] Maryland Medicaid to cover cochlear implants & hearing aids for adults

 I’m thrilled to share that effective July 1, Maryland Medicaid will be covering hearing aids and cochlear implants for adults, which until now were only provided under EPSDT.

 1.       Coverage policy and impact on other states

SSA expands online wage reporting through mySocial Security to SSI recipients and their rep payees.

I am pleased to announce that we are expanding our my Social Security online wage reporting service to Supplemental Security Income (SSI) recipients, as well as their spouses, parents, sponsors, and representative payees. Individuals receiving both Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and SSI, as well as their representative payees, can also report wages online.

The Office of Administrative Hearings now has a searchable database of selected decisions.

The Office of Administrative Hearings has launched a searchable portal of select decisions dating back to last September to assist attorneys and members of the public with researching administrative law cases. http://decisions-oah.maryland.gov/Pages/Search-Hearings.aspx

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