What is the definition of a family member when it comes to the DCW program?

Questions and AnswersCategory: Direct Care Worker (DCW)What is the definition of a family member when it comes to the DCW program?
ptsadmin Staff asked 1 year ago
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ptsadmin Staff answered 1 year ago

The AHCCCS Medical Policy Manual defines a family member as the following:

  •  Adult/Step children of member
  •  Son/Daughter-in-law of member
  •  Grandchildren of member
  •  Siblings/Step Siblings of member
  •  Parents/Step Parents of member*
  •  Grandparents
  •  Mother/Father-in-law  Brother/Sister-in-law

*Federal policies prohibit parents providing care to children who are under the age of 18.