Wisconsin Medicaid

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Medicaid/Medicare


December 19, 2018

Overview

Wisconsin Medicaid is a health care program for people with disabilities, people 65 years and older. Wisconsin Medicaid offers free or low-cost health care coverage to many Wisconsin residents.

Administration

Wisconsin Medicaid is administered by Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Program Requirements:

You may be able to enroll if:

  • You are a Wisconsin resident
  • Age 65 or older, are blind or a person with a disability
  • Your income and assets are at or below the monthly program limit
  • You are a United States citizen or qualifying immigrant.

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 $16,146
2 $21,892
3 $27,637
4 $33,383
5 $39,129
6 $44,874
7 $50,620
8 $56,365

*For households with more than eight people, add $5,746 per additional person. Always check with the appropriate managing agency to ensure the most accurate guidelines.

Application Details

You can apply on the Wisconsin.gov Access online application portal, by mail or phone with your agency. If you choose to apply by mail, complete the Wisconsin Medicaid Application Packet (F-10101).You can get the application:

Contact:

1-800-362-3002

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