To be eligible for Pennsylvania Medicaid, you must be a resident of the state of Pennsylvania, 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 one of the following:
In order to qualify, you must have an annual household income (before taxes) that is below the following amounts:
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To apply online, please visit the COMPASS online application portal.
For additional application information, visit the Health Care/ Medical Assistance page. You will be able to download an application form directly from the site.
You may also find out if you qualify through the Marketplace application.