Medically Fragile Daycare benefits cannot be terminated where required to prevent regression.

Topic: Health Law, Decided by Judge Langston 
Docket Number: ***** , Decision Date: 2013-12-30 
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Petitioner, a child in the Medically Fragile Daycare (MFDC) program, was granted six additional months in the program because she (1) meets the Skilled Nursing Level of Care, (2) receives 100% of her daily calories via a G-tube, (3) has services ordered by a physician, [..] Read More..

No intentional program violation but recoupment for over-issuance permitted.

Topic: Inspector General, Decided by Judge Langston 
Docket Number: ******** , Decision Date: 2013-06-24 
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Respondent did not disclose certain financial information in her food stamp recertification.  The Office of Inspector General (OIG) sought to disqualify her from Food Stamp Program participation on the basis of an intentional program violation.  Because there was insufficient evidence to establish her lapses were [..] Read More..