The conditions of eligibility for the Child program are:
Valid application (MA533
Resident of Arizona (MA531
Social Security number (MA532
US citizen (MA507
) or appropriate non-citizen status (MA524
Not incarcerated (MA525
Apply for potential benefits (MA526
Assignment of rights to medical benefits and cooperation (MA503
Income at or below the limits in MA615.10
, 11 and 12
The Child program is for customers under age 19.
Customers eligible for the Child program receive full AHCCCS Medical Assistance coverage. Customers who meet all requirements except U.S. citizenship or qualified non-citizen status receive emergency services only.
For a description of AHCCCS Medical Assistance service packages, see MA302
Customers approved for full coverage under the Child program are enrolled in an AHCCCS Health Plan (Chapter 1100
Emergency Services are paid for by AHCCCS on a fee-for-service basis.
Customers do not pay a premium for coverage under the Child program. Customers in the Child program also are exempt from co-payments.
Programs and Legal Authorities
This requirement applies to the following programs:
Title 42, Chapter 7, Subchapter XIX of the USC
Title 42, Chapter IV, Part 435 of the CFR
Title 36, Chapter 29, Article 1 of the ARS
Title 9, Chapter 22, Article 14 of the AAC