Arizona Medicaid Eligibility

This page provides general guidelines for the Arizona Medicaid eligibility requirements. This is an assistance program that provides medical coverage for low-income people of all ages. The department that handles the Medicaid program is Arizona Health Care Cost Containment. The name of the state program is Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System. If you have questions or issues about the Medicaid application or the eligibility requirements, contact the Arizona Medicaid office.


Arizona Medicaid Overview

The Medicaid program is a federal and state funded program that serves needy individuals and families who meet financial and other eligibility requirements and certain other individuals who lack adequate resources to pay for medical care. The Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS) is Arizona's Medicaid program.


Arizona Medicaid Eligibility Requirements - Non Income

You must be an Arizona resident and a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.


Documents Needed For Arizona Medicaid Application


Arizona Medicaid Benefits

Some benefits include Preventive care, Doctor's visits, Hospital services, Lab and x-rays, Emergency care, Family planning, Dialysis, Surgery, Behavioral health services, Podiatry, pregnancy, immunizations, physical exams, annual well-woman exams, specialist care, Prescription drugs for non-Medicare recipients. Children under 21 also receive dental, vision, hearing services, and Early and Periodic Screening Diagnosis and Treatment (EPSDT). Pre-existing health conditions are covered.


Arizona Medicaid & CHIP Eligibility Levels

Below is the modified adjusted gross income (MAGI) eligibility levels for Arizona Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP).

Eligibility Levels - By Percentage Of Federal Poverty Level (FPL)

Medicaid Expansion Medicaid Children Separate CHIP Pregnant Women Parents Other Adults
Yes
Age 0-1: 147%
Age 1-5: 141%
Age 6-18: 133%
200% (closed) Medicaid: 156%
CHIP: N/A
133% 133%

Eligibility Levels - Individual By Monthly Income

Medicaid Expansion Medicaid Children Separate CHIP Pregnant Women Parents Other Adults
Yes
Age 0-1: $1,430
Age 1-5: $1,371
Age 6-18: $1,293
$1,945 (closed) Medicaid: N/A
CHIP: N/A
$1,293 $1,293

Eligibility Levels - Family Of Two By Monthly Income

Medicaid Expansion Medicaid Children Separate CHIP Pregnant Women Parents Other Adults
Yes
Age 0-1: $1,927
Age 1-5: $1,848
Age 6-18: $1,743
$2,622 (closed) Medicaid: $2,045
CHIP: N/A
$1,743 $1,743

Eligibility Levels - Family Of Three By Monthly Income

Medicaid Expansion Medicaid Children Separate CHIP Pregnant Women Parents Other Adults
Yes
Age 0-1: $2,424
Age 1-5: $2,325
Age 6-18: $2,193
$3,298 (closed) Medicaid: $2,573
CHIP: N/A
$2,193 $2,193

Eligibility Levels - Family Of Four By Monthly Income

Medicaid Expansion Medicaid Children Separate CHIP Pregnant Women Parents Other Adults
Yes
Age 0-1: $2,922
Age 1-5: $2,802
Age 6-18: $2,643
$3,975 (closed) Medicaid: $3,101
CHIP: N/A
$2,643 $2,643