|5.31.2016 :: Enrollment for Medicaid Expansion Coverage begins June 1st!|
Louisiana residents, ages 19-64, can apply for the new state Medicaid expansion coverage beginning June 1.
Who Is Eligible?
§ Persons with or without children
§ Income at or below 138% of the Federal Poverty Level. This means, a household income of below $16,394 per year for an individual or below $27, 821 per year for a family of three.
§ Cannot be eligible for Medicare. Cannot already be enrolled in Medicaid.
What services are covered?
§ Primary care provider, hospital and even emergency room services
§ Prenatal and newborn care
§ Prescription Medications
§ Labs and x-rays
§ And many other services
How can I apply for coverage?
§ In person at one of the three EXCELth Family Health Centers- in Algiers, Gentilly or New Orleans East
§ Online at www.healthy.la.gov
§ Call (888) 342-6207