Current through Register Vol. 61, No. 4, April 1, 2022
An individual in an acute care hospital or nursing facility is
evaluated for the OSIPM program as follows:
(1) The individual must meet all
non-financial eligibility requirements for OSIPM.
Individuals are considered in their own
household group (see OAR 461-110-0210
) and filing group (see OAR
group (see OAR 461-110-0530
) consists only of the individual applying for
benefits, except that the spouse (see OAR 461-001-0000
) is included in the
financial group to determine initial eligibility as follows:
At initial eligibility, the resources of
the spouse are considered and the provisions of OAR 461-160-0580
(b) The income of the spouse
is not considered in determining initial eligibility, and the spouse is not
included in any other eligibility group.
The individual must have countable (see
) income at or below 300 percent of the full SSI standard or
have established a qualifying trust as specified in OAR 461-145-0540
The individual must require
a continuous period of care (see OAR 461-001-0030
Or. Admin. R.
SSP 10-2007, f. & cert.
ef. 10-1-07; SSP 26-2008, f. 12-31-08, cert. ef. 1-1-09;
23-2017, f. 9-11-17, cert. ef.
Stat. Auth.: ORS
Stats. Implemented: ORS