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414 Title IV-E Foster Care and Adoption Subsidy
 
Policy
Definitions
Service Package
Enrollment
Customer Costs
Programs and Legal Authorities
 
Policy
 
Persons who receive Title IV-E Foster Care or Title IV-E Adoption Subsidies are automatically eligible for AHCCCS Medical Assistance and do not have apply for it separately.
The Department of Economic Security’s Division of Children, Youth and Families (DCYF) determines eligibility for IV-E Foster Care and Adoption Subsidy.
 
Definitions
 
Term
Definition
Title IV-E Foster Care and Adoption Subsidy Program
Program for children who:
Are in the Arizona Department of Economic Security (DES) foster care; or
Are receiving federally funded adoption subsidy payments.
 
 
Service Package
 
Customers eligible for the Title IV-E foster care and adoption subsidy program receive full AHCCCS Medical Assistance coverage (MA302).
 
Enrollment
 
Customers approved for coverage under the Title IV-E foster care are enrolled in the Comprehensive Medical and Dental Program (CMDP).
Customer’s approved for the Adoption Subsidy program are enrolled in an AHCCCS Health Plan.
 
Customer Costs
 
Customers do not pay a premium or co-payments under the Title IV-E foster care and adoption subsidy program.
 
Programs and Legal Authorities
 
This requirement applies to the following programs:
Program
Legal Authorities
Title VI-E Foster Care and Adoption Subsidy
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