The Nevada State Treasurer and the NAST Foundation present:

Coping with Unwanted Change: A Guide to the Financial Decisions of Difficult Times

TEFRA (the “Katie Beckett” waiver)

In some states children with disabilities may qualify for Medicaid services regardless of his/her parents’ income under TEFRA (the Tax Equity and Financial Responsibility Act of 1982).  To qualify you, or your child, must:

The state will only count the child’s income and resources for eligibility.  Click here for a list of State Medicaid toll-free phone numbers to find out if your state offers expanded eligibility requirements for children with disabilities.

 


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