|Create efficient processes for preparing, finalizing, and submitting SSI/SSDI and Medicaid applications prior to release.|
|B||Complete applications for individuals who screened positive at intake for SSI/SSDI and Medicaid eligibility well before their release date to increase likelihood of enrollment upon release.|
The following examples illustrate how some jurisdictions have implemented this recommendation. By highlighting certain examples in this chart, however, the Justice Center is not promoting them as "best practices." They are simply efforts that involve partnerships, creative use of resources, or even longtime practices for other communities to consider
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