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National Medicaid MAGI and CHIP Application Processing Times

National Medicaid MAGI and CHIP Application Processing Times Bar Graph with the categories and values described in table below.

Determinations Processed Within Month Percentage
< 24 hours February 31.8%
< 24 hours March 47.4%
< 24 hours April 47.1%
1 -7 Days February 16.2%
1 -7 Days March 12.9%
1 -7 Days April 13.3%
8 -30 Days February 26.3%
8 -30 Days March 20.9%
8 -30 Days April 22.2%
31-45 Days February 7.8%
31-45 Days March 6.3%
31-45 Days April 6.2%
45+ Days February 17.9%
45+ Days March 12.5%
45+ Days April 11.2%

Notes: CMS calculates the national distribution by aggregating state-reported data. The national distribution excludes the following states in the February, March, and April 2019 calculations: CA, NV, SC, SD, and TN. The national calculation for February 2019 also excludes NY and VT. These states did not report data to CMS or the data did not align with CMS’s specifications.