G Residents of an Institution
 
(01/01/21 – 12/31/21)
Consider participants residents of an institution(g) when the facility they reside in meets both of the following requirements:
 
Provides the majority of their meals (over 50% of three meals daily) as part of the institution's normal services.
Is not authorized to accept NA benefits.
 
Only residents of the following institutions are potentially eligible to participate in the NA program:
 
Shelters for homeless persons
 
When a participant resides in an institution listed on the PST Institution List (for internal use only), the participant is potentially eligible for NA benefits. When a participant resides in an institution not listed, see Maintaining Institutions.
 
When a participant resides in an ineligible institution, they are not qualified to participate in the NA program. When a participant resides in an ineligible institution, deny or stop NA using the RI Denial or Closure Reason Code.
 
Incarcerated participants are considered to be residing in jail. When an applicant or participant resides in a jail, deny or stop NA using the RJ Denial or Closure Reason Code.