Delaware Medicaid Eligibility Requirements

If you are looking to apply for Medicaid in Delaware** then read the information below. Though we try to provide accurate information please note this is for informational purposes. We recommend you contact your Delaware Medicaid Office to verify these eligibility requirements.

Delaware Medicaid Overview
Medicaid is for eligible persons who need help getting care and paying medical bills.

Delaware Medicaid Eligibility
Enrollees must be U.S. citizens or qualified legal residents living in Delaware.

Medicaid Income Requirements In Delaware
This information is based on the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). These income guideline standards were effective starting January 1st, 2014.
Children
Age 0-1 209% FPL
Age 1-5 142% FPL
Age 6-18 133% FPL

Pregnant Women
209% FPL

Adults
Parents 133% FPL
Other Adults 133% FPL
Is Medicaid Expanding? Yes

Documents You May Need
Proof of income
Proof of pregnancy if you are pregnant
Proof of deductions or expenses
Proof you live in Delaware
Proof of assets

Medicaid Coverage In Delaware
Benefits include doctor visits, hospital care, labs, prescription drugs, transportation, routine shots for children, mental health and substance abuse services, x-rays, home health care, hospice care, dental care (up to age 21).

**The information provided above is a general guideline when applying for Delaware Medicaid. These guidelines can change from time to time, because of that we recommend that you contact your local Medicaid office in Delaware to verify the latest eligibility requirments for Medicaid coverage in Delaware.