What help is available through Medicaid?
provides free or low-cost medical benefits to eligible:
Adults with a low income
People who are age 65 or over
People with disabilities
Am I eligible for Medicaid?
Check with your state’s Medicaid office to see if you or your family members are . In general, it depends on at least one or a combination of:
Đang chơi bàiNumber of people in your family
If you are pregnant or have a disability
How do I apply for Medicaid?
There are two ways to apply for Medicaid:
Đang chơi bài. You must be a resident of the state where you are applying for benefits.
Đang chơi bàiIf your income is too high for Medicaid, your child may still qualify for the . It covers medical and for uninsured children and teens up to age 19.
Is my child eligible for CHIP?
. In most cases, they depend on income.
How do I apply for CHIP benefits?
You have two ways to apply for CHIP:
, or call the Health Insurance Marketplace at 1-800-318-2596.
Đang chơi bàiFill out an application through the .
What else do I need to know about CHIP?
Đang chơi bàiYou can apply for and enroll in Medicaid or CHIP anytime during the year.
Like Medicare and CHIP, the offers affordable, continued coverage. It's available to people with incomes that shift above and below Medicaid or CHIP levels.
Get information on other common types of health insuranceĐang chơi bài, such as Medicare, and find help paying for medical bills.
Đang chơi bàiIf you have a problem with Medicaid or CHIP services, you can file a complaint. These programs are managed by each state rather than the federal government. Contact your to report your issue.
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Last Updated: August 31, 2020