Medical Eligibility

Refugee Medical Assistance

The REfugee Medical Assistance (RMA) program was established to provide health care to refugees in need who do not meet qualifications for any other health care program. Refugee Medical Assistance is available to eligible refugees for eight months from month of entry into the United States.

Eligibility Requirements

  • The family's monthly gross income, based on family size, may not exceed the following amounts:
  • Family Size
    Adjusted Income Limit
    1
    $563
    2
    $703
    3
    $796
    4
    $885
    5
    $997
    6
    $1,070

    *Amount increases with each additional member.

Covered Services:

Children who are eligible are entitled to full Medical Assistance coverage. Covered services include:

  • Doctor Appointments
  • Hospital Stays
  • Dental and Vision Services
  • Prescription Drugs
  • Rehab/Therapy
  • Chiropractic
  • Others

Coverage is limited to 8 months from a person's entry to the United States.