How long is Transitional Medical Assistance coverage?

TMA coverage is continuous for 12 months regardless of any income increases or decreases the parent or caretaker may have, however, individuals may lose coverage for a number of reasons, including:

  • If the only dependent ages out of Medicaid coverage at age 21, moves out of household, or dies;
  • If the household moves out of state;
  • The primary applicant is deceased; or
  • The only parent enrolled in TMA is deceased