Managing Agency Rhode Island

Program Description

The Rhode Island Medical Assistance Program, also known as "Medicaid", is a Federal and state funded program that pays for medical and health related services for eligible Rhode Islanders. This includes inpatient and outpatient hospital care, preventive services, durable medical equipment, and many more services and benefits.

General Program Requirements

In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of Rhode Island, 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.

In order to qualify, you must have an annual household income (before taxes) that is below the following amounts:

Household Size*Maximum Income Level (Per Year)
1$15,800
2$21,307
3$26,813
4$32,319
5$37,825
6$43,331
7$48,851
8$54,384

Your Next Steps

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

Application Process

To apply for this program, please visit:
http://www.eohhs.ri.gov/ReferenceCenter/FormsApplications.aspx

Program Contact Information

Or call us at: 401-462-5300