(a)  To qualify for Medicaid as a caretaker relative the individual shall be the natural or adoptive parent or the specified relative living in the household with the child if the caretaker is:

(1)           Pregnant with no other dependent children in her care, or

(2)           Related to an eligible child, who is deprived as described in Rule .0104 of this Section, and

(3)           Provide day to day care and supervision for the child.

(b)  Pregnancy shall be medically verified and the length of pregnancy and expected delivery date indicated on the medical statement.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 108A-54; 42 C.F.R. 435.310;

Eff. September 1, 1984;

Amended Eff. April 1, 1993; August 1, 1990;

Transferred from 10A NCAC 21B .0307 Eff. May 1, 2012.