Newly Eligible Qualified Alien – NQI Program

by John Hansen

The Newly Eligible Qualified Alien Program (NQI) is going into effect. In order to meet the requirements, you must be a qualified alien and the following must be true:

  • You must be under 21 years of age.
  • You may not be pregnant.
  • You may not currently have children.

43,000 people are expected to meet these criteria. They can enroll through the Covered California website.


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