Kansas Department of Health & Environment

Kansas Family Medical Assistance

Manual (KFMAM)

Eligibility Policy - 12/9/2022

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8420 Medical Assistance Penalties - An individual who has been convicted of medical assistance fraud under 42 U.S.C. Sec. 1320a-7b shall be ineligible for medical assistance for one year from the date of conviction. Convictions under state law do not carry a disqualification period.

Pregnant women who are sanctioned remain eligible for medical coverage when continuous eligibility provisions apply. See 2300.

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