Program DescriptionMedicaid is a Federal and State entitlement program that provides medical benefits to low-income individuals who have no or inadequate health insurance coverage. Oklahoma Medicaid guarantees coverage for basic health and long-term care services based upon income and/or resources for eligible Oklahoma residents.
General Program RequirementsIn order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of Oklahoma, a US national, citizen, permanent resident, or legal alien who has been in the United States at least five years, 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 StepsThe following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this benefit.
Application ProcessFor more information, see the Program Contact Information below.
Program Contact Information
For more information on Oklahoma Medicaid, please visit: http://www.okdhs.org/services/health/pages/elig.aspx
Your local Department of Human Service can also answer your questions on Medicaid and provide instructions on how to apply. http://www.okdhs.org/countyoffices/Pages/default.aspx
You also may download the application from the OKDHS website: http://www.okdhs.org/services/health/pages/elig.aspx#apply