Definitions for "Dual Eligible"
A person eligible for Categorical Needy (CN) or Medically Needy (MN) and the Qualified Medicare Beneficiary (QMB) program or Special Low-Income Medicare Beneficiaries (SLMB) programs. See: Medicare
A Medicare beneficiary who qualifies for some assistance from Medicaid. A dual eligible may qualify either for full Medicaid benefits, or only for Medicaid coverage of Medicare cost-sharing amounts.
A person enrolled in Medicare and Medicaid.