MaineCare provides low-cost and free health insurance to Mainers who meet certain requirements, usually based on household income.
Medicare Eligibility Enrollment and Penalties
MaineCare covers doctor visits, emergencies, substance use disorder treatment, prescription drugs, and more. If your monthly income before you pay taxes is at or below these limits, you are probably eligible to enroll in MaineCare:.
Even if you make more, you may still qualify for more limited coverage, and additional options are available for people with disabilities and certain health conditions, young adults who have been in foster care, and those who need long-term care. Please refer to the eligibility guidelines Word for detailed information about income limits for different MaineCare coverage categories.
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If you need help understanding your options or applying for coverage, contact MaineCare's independent ombudsman, Consumers for Affordable Health Care, at Online - The fastest route to apply is through My Maine Connection.
If you apply online, make sure to save your confirmation number and a PDF copy of the application for your records.
OFI offices are located throughout the state. To find your nearest office, visit the Office Finder webpage. Staff are available Monday-Friday from ampm to assist applicants, but due to high demand there may be a significant wait time.
Determine Your Medicaid Eligibility
MaineCare pays for medically necessary services, and the services that are covered depends on your MaineCare eligibility category. Additional resources that may be helpful for new or potential MaineCare members can be found on our MaineCare Member webpage. Eligibility Office - Contact the eligibility office at the Office for Family Independence to apply for MaineCare, ask eligibility questions, or to report name, address, income, and other household changes.
You can go to My Maine Connection , or call: They can be reached at: , TTY: You can also email MaineCareMember molinahealthcare. Pharmacy Help Desk - Contact the Pharmacy Help Desk for questions about prescription drug benefits, mail order options, and generic drugs. Call: , TTY: For more information on other health coverage options, visit our Health Insurance page.
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