Tennessee State Plan Amendment (SPA) 16-0001 (approved 3-22-2016)

Tennessee

The State covers low-income families and children for Transitional Medical Assistance (TMA) under section 1925 of the Social Security Act (the Act). This coverage is provided for families who no longer qualify under section 1931 of the Act due to increased earned income, or working hours, from the caretaker relative’s employment, or due to the loss of a time-limited earned income disregard. (1902(a)(52), 1902(e)(1), and 1925 of the Act)

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Medicaid & Employment
Systems: 
  • Medicaid Agencies
Topics: 
  • Resource Leveraging
Date Enacted: 
03/22/2016
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