Medicaid is for low-income beneficiaries. Eligibility is based in part on your income and resources. This amount is different depending on the Medicaid program that fits your age and health care needs. Your local DSS casework will help determine your income and recourses.
Basic Eligibility Requirements
Medicaid may be available to people who are:
Age 65 or older
Blind or disabled
Infants and children under the age of 21
Low-income individuals and families
In need of long-term care
Eligibility depends on your age, health needs, income, and resources.
Medicaid Transportation provides transportation for eligible Medicaid recipients to and from Medicaid-covered services. Call to request transportation assistance or to determine eligibility. Requests need to be made 3 days prior to the appointment.