Maine Medicaid

Maine Medicaid Is The Health Care Program Provided By The Government For People With Low Income And Limited Assets. Department Of Health And Human Services Runs This Maine Medicaid Health Care Program.

To Get The Benefits Of Maine Medicaid You Must Be Eligible For The Medicaid Program.

Maine Medicare Is Available For All Those People Who Meet The Requirements Of Income And Eligibility.

In Maine, Medicaid Is Also Called Mainecare.

Are You Eligible For Maine Medicaid?

  • You Should Reside In Maine.
  • You Must Be Citizen Of Us Legally.
  • You Must Meet The Age Related And Income Related Requirements.
  • You Must Be Pregnant Women.
  • You Must Be A Caretaker Or Parent Of Child Below 19 Years Of Age.
  • You Must Be Disabled Or 65 Years Of Age And Above.
  • You Must Be Medically Needy With Low Income.

Health Care Services Covered By Mainecare

Mainecare Covers Following Healthcare Services-

  • Doctor?s Visits-Checkups, Prenatal Care, Specialist Care
  • Dental Services-Covers Full Treatment
  • Hospital Care-Hospitalization, Outpatient And Emergency Care
  • Long Term Care-Covers Nursing Home, Residential Care And Home Care
  • Prescription Drugs
  • Ambulance Services
  • Family Planning
  • Laboratory Tests
  • Immunization Shots
  • Eye Tests And Spectacles
  • Hearing Aids
  • Speech Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy

he Federal Government Covers Early And Periodic Screening, Diagnostics And Treatment. Adolescents And Children Below 21 Years Of Age Are Eligible For Epsdt.

It Covers Four Services-

1)?? Medical

2)?? Dental

3)?? Vision

4)?? Hearing Aids

State Eligibility Groups

Every State Forms Eligibility Groups To Provide Medicaid To The Citizens. Some Groups Formed Are

I.??? Categorically Needy

II.??? Medically Needy

III.??? Medicare Beneficiaries

IV.??? Qualified Working Disabled Individuals

V.??? Time Limited Eligibility Groups

VI.??? State Children?s Health Insurance Programs

You Need To Check Your State On All The Information About The Eligibility Groups For Medicaid.

You Can Also Get This Information On The Following Site-

Http://Www.Cms.Hhs.Gov/Medicaid/Eligibility