Adult Evaluation and Review Services (AERS)

How to Apply

Call 240-777-3000 for clients at risk of nursing home placement

Documents To Bring

Intake worker will determine what is needed -depends upon client situation 

Eligibility Requirements


Fees and Payments



1.  Who qualifies for an  AERS  evaluation? 

Anyone age 18 or over who is at risk of nursing home placement.

2. Where is the evaluation conducted?

Generally in the client’s home, but may be in a nursing home, hospital, office or anywhere the client is currently located.

3. What is the purpose of the evaluation? 

To provide recommendations regarding the least restrictive safe environment for the client and to connect to available community resources to prevent or to help facilitate nursing home placement.

4.Is an  AERS  evaluation required for persons at risk of nursing home placement? 

Several Medicaid funded community programs require an  AERS evaluation to determine eligibility for the program funded by Medicaid.

Additional Information

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