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Other Qualified Adult


Question: What is an Other Qualified Adult, or OQA?

Answer: An Other Qualified Adult is an individual unrelated to the U-M employee who can be covered on the benefits plans of  the employee if specific eligibility criteria are met. The criteria can be viewed here: Eligible Dependents.