Medicaid is a partnership between federal and state governments that provides free or low-cost health insurance. Learn More about Medicaid and the various aspects of the Medicaid Program.
Certain public plans are targeted for those with low-income people, senior citizens, people with disabilities, and some children. Learn more about these programs and see if your family qualifies.
Community Health Centers are non-profit clinics designed to serve those who are uninsured or underinsured. Learn more about these non-profit clinics and the type of care they provide.
|State||Medicaid Program Name(s)|
|Alabama||Alabama Medicaid Agency|
|Alaska||Medical Assistance Program|
|Arizona||Arizona Healthcare Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)|
|Delaware||Diamond State Health Plan|
|District of Columbia||D.C. Medicaid|
|Florida||Florida Department of Children and Families Automated Community Connection to Economic Self Sufficiency (ACCESS)|
|Georgia||Georgia Better Healthcare|
|Idaho||Idaho Medicaid/Healthy Connections|
|Illinois||Medical Assistance Program|
|Iowa||MediPASS/Iowa Wellness Plan|
|Kansas||Kansas Medical Assistance Program (KMAP)|
|Kentucky||KenPAC/Kentucky Medicaid Health Care Partnership Program|
|Minnesota||Medical Assistance (MA)/Prepaid Medical Assistance Program Plus(PMAP)|
|Montana||Passport to Health|
|New Hampshire||NH Medicaid Care Management (MCM)|
|New Jersey||New Jersey Care 2000+|
|New York||NY Medicaid/Partnership for Long Term Care|
|North Carolina||Carolina ACCESS|
|North Dakota||North Dakota Medicaid|
|Ohio||Ohio Medicaid/MyCare Ohio|
|Oklahoma||SoonerCare Plus/SoonerCare Choice|
|Oregon||Oregon Health Plan|
|Pennsylvania||Medical Assistance Program/HealthChoices|
|Rhode Island||Rhode Island Medical Assistance Program/RiteCare|
|South Carolina||Healthy Connections Medicaid/Choices|
|South Dakota||South Dakota Medicaid|
|Texas||State of Texas Access Reform Plus (STAR+PLUS)|
|Vermont||MABD Medicaid/VPharm/Healthy Vermonters/Choices for Care|
|Virginia||Virginia Medicaid Managed Care|
|Washington||Apple Health (Managed Care)|
|West Virginia||Physician Assured Access System (PAAS)/Mountain Health Trust (Managed Care)|
Available Medicaid and other public health programs will vary from state to state.
Find your state to compare available public health plans online.
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Most recent Medicaid questions and answers from the HealthPocket community
I saw a comment where he was with lots of women and burned bridges. Can anyone confirm this to be true? Is he just using women?
I have Staywell, but Medicare is my primary. I am seeing a doctor who just takes medicare. Can he recommend specialistswho take medicare or do I have to have a Staywell PCP? I also have a PDP plan. What if I want an advantage plan that isn't a SNP, since not many doctorsx take them? Would that plan be my primary provider without Medicaid? -
BEWARE: Dr. Paul Carnes just joined this office. He is a women ABUSER! He has burnt all his bridges and women in Pennsylvania by literally "being" with hundreds of women, being divorced 3 times, and has an active PROTECTION FROM ABUSE/RESTRAINTING ORDER on him in Erie, Pennsylvania, from abusing his 3rd wife and her children. Seriously! Shame on this office for hiring him! In the modern day of the internet - please makes some calls or look info up on someone before you hire them! Please, for your protection - stay away from "doctor" Paul Carnes!
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