Program DescriptionMedicaid is a health insurance program for certain low-income and needy people paid with Federal, state, and county dollars. It is the largest program providing medical and health-related services to Alabama's poorest people--including children, the aged, blind, and/or disabled, and people who are eligible to receive Federally assisted income maintenance payments.
General Program RequirementsIn order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of Alabama, a U.S. national, citizen, permanent resident, or legal alien, in need of health care/insurance assistance, whose financial situation would be characterized as low income or very low income. You must also be either pregnant, blind, have a disability or a family member in your household with a disability, be responsible for children under 19 years of age, or be 65 years of age or older.
Your Next StepsThe following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this benefit.
Application ProcessTo apply, please visit:
Program Contact Information
To learn more about Alabama Medicaid, please visit: http://www.medicaid.alabama.gov
To find out how to contact your local Medicaid District office, please refer to: http://www.medicaid.alabama.gov/CONTENT/3.0_apply/3.3_Contacts_Locations_Directions.aspx
Or you may dial toll-free: 1-800-362-1504
TTY users can call: 1-800-253-0799