The state did not respond to our request for 2011 data. The text reflects 2010 information.
Mandatory Minimum Supplementation
Administration: Division of Aging and Adult Services.
Optional State Supplementation
State does not provide optional supplementation. Program suspended May 1, 2009.
Interim assistance: State participates.
State Assistance for Special Needs
State does not provide assistance for special needs.
Medical assistance is provided through a Title XIX authorized demonstration program—the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)—which is more limited in scope than Medicaid.
Criteria: SSI program guidelines (Title XVI).
Determined by: Social Security Administration.
Medically Needy Program
Arizona Department of Health Services provides funds for the medically needy.
Unpaid Medical Expenses
The Social Security Administration does not obtain this information.