Estate Recovery

​Who We Are

​The program administers recovery of medical assistance dollars paid for waiver services and/or services in a nursing facility or intermediate care facility for individuals with intellectual disabilities, including expenses related hospital, physician and prescription drugs. The amount recovered will not exceed the amount paid by the Medicaid program on behalf of the deceased recipient.

For questions regarding estate recovery while the member is still living, please contact the Eligibility Policy Branch at (502) 564-3440.

For questions regarding estate recovery when the member is deceased, please contact the Thirty-Partly Liability Branch at (502) 564-4958.