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What is MLTSS?

Managed Long Term Services and Supports (MLTSS) provides long-term services and supports through New Jersey Medicaid's NJ FamilyCare.

What Does MLTSS Cover?

You can receive these benefits and services:

  • Personal Care
  • Respite Care Management
  • Home and Vehicle Modifications
  • Home Delivered Meals
  • Personal Emergency Response Systems
  • Mental Health and Addiction Services
  • Assisted Living Community
  • Residential Services
  • Nursing Home Care

Who is Eligible?

To be eligible, you must:

  • Be 65 years of age or older, and/or
  • Be determined to be blind or disabled by either the Social Security Administration or by the Division of Medical Assistance and Health Services
  • Meet the general requirements for New Jersey Medicaid—resident of New Jersey and U.S. Citizen or qualified alien
    • Most immigrants who arrived after August 22, 1996 are barred from these Medicaid programs for 5 years
  • Be financially eligible

What are the Financial Eligibility Limits?

  • Certain deductions may be taken from income to arrive at resources amounts
  • Couples are evaluated on a case-by-case basis

Visit the New Jersey Department of Human Services for more information about the MLTSS plan.

MLTSS Supplemental Handbook

Your supplemental handbook gives you a complete list of benefits in our plan.

MLTSS Financial Eligibility Chart

SSI Eligible Medicaid

Household

SSI Eligible Medicaid

Size

Income

Resources

1

$729.25

$2,000

2

$1,073.36

$3,000

Waiver and Long Term Care Programs

Household

Waiver and Long Term Care Programs

Size

Income

Resources

1

$2,094

$2,000

2

N/A

N/A

NJ Medicaid Aged, Blind and Disabled

Household

New Jersey Medicaid Aged, Blind and Disabled

Size

Income

Resources

1

 $931.00 

$4,000

2

  $1,261 

$6,000

Medically Needy

Household

Medically Needy

Size

 Income  

Resources

1

$367** No Max

$4,000

2

$434** No Max

$6,000

  • SSI Eligible Medicaid

    SSI Eligible Medicaid

    Household

    SSI Eligible Medicaid

    Size

    Income

    Resources

    1

    $729.25

    $2,000

    2

    $1,073.36

    $3,000

  • Waiver and Long Term Care Programs

    Waiver and Long Term Care Programs

    Household

    Waiver and Long Term Care Programs

    Size

    Income

    Resources

    1

    $2,094

    $2,000

    2

    N/A

    N/A

  • New Jersey Medicaid Aged, Blind and Disabled

    NJ Medicaid Aged, Blind and Disabled

    Household

    New Jersey Medicaid Aged, Blind and Disabled

    Size

    Income

    Resources

    1

     $931.00 

    $4,000

    2

      $1,261 

    $6,000

  • Medically Needy

    Medically Needy

    Household

    Medically Needy

    Size

     Income  

    Resources

    1

    $367** No Max

    $4,000

    2

    $434** No Max

    $6,000

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Last Updated On: 4/14/2016