FAA6.Q Glossary Terms and Acronyms : 01 Glossary Terms - Overview : S Glossary Terms Beginning with S - Overview : .11 Specified Low Income Medicare Beneficiary (SLMB) Definition
.11 Specified Low Income Medicare Beneficiary (SLMB) Definition
 
Specified Low Income Medicare Beneficiary (SLMP) is a Medicare Savings Program (MSP) program administered by AHCCCS. (See TPL)
 
To be eligible for SLMB, the participant must have gross income (minus a $20 standard deduction) between 100% and 120% of the current FPL.
 
AHCCCS SSI MAO Unit assists SLMB eligible participants with the payment of Medicare Part B premium. This is referred to as "buy-in."