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Benefit Details
Georgia Medicaid
Managing Agency Georgia http://www.georgia.gov

Program Description

The Georgia Medicaid program, administered by the Division of Medical Assistance, provides health care coverage for people who are aged, blind, disabled or indigent. The division spends $3.1 billion to provide services to 1.2 million Georgians annually.

General Program Requirements

In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of Georgia, 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, a parent or relative caretaker of a dependent child(ren) under age 19, blind, have a disability or a family member in your household with a disability, or be 65 years of age or older.

Your Next Steps

The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this benefit.

Application Process

For more information, see the Program Contact Information below.

Program Contact Information

To learn more about Georgia Medicaid, please go to: http://dch.georgia.gov/00/channel_title/0,2094,31446711_31944826,00.html
If you have a question about your Medicaid benefits, please call your county Department of Family and Children Services office: http://dch.georgia.gov/00/channel_title/0,2094,31446711_31544786,00.html