416 Young Adult Transitional Insurance (YATI)
The conditions of eligibility for the Young Adult Transitional Insurance (YATI) program are:
Valid application (MA533
Age 18 to 26 beginning January 1, 2014 (MA501
●Was in the custody of the Arizona Department of Economic Security (DES) foster care on the day the person turned age 18;
●Was receiving AHCCCS Medical Assistance on the day the person turned age 18;
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
Young Adult Transitional Insurance (YATI) Program
●The YATI program provides transitional medical care for children leaving foster care.
Customers who meet all requirements for the YATI 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 beginning January 1, 2014.
For a description of the AHCCCS Medical Assistance service packages, see MA302
Customers approved for coverage under YATI 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 YATI program. However, the customer may have co-payments for certain services (MA1202
Programs and Legal Authorities
This requirement applies to the following programs:
42 USC 1396a(a)(10)(A)(i)(IX)
42 CFR 435.150