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Qualification for Medicaid depends on personal income and circumstances - for instance on age, disability, etc.To file an application - the person need to visit a local office of the Department of Social Services
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Medicaid is a state and federally funded program providing medical coverage for individuals who meet certain eligibility guidelines. If you are eligible, Medicaid acts as your insurance company and pays for the cost of medically necessary services such as visits to the doctor, hospital, dentist, specialist, etc. These services are subject to cost-sharing by the enrolled individuals.
The Affordable Care Act of 2010 creates a national Medicaid minimum eligibility level of 133% of the federal poverty level
($15,654 for a single person in 2015)
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