North Dakota Medicaid Eligibility Requirements

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

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

North Dakota Medicaid Eligibility
The enrollee must be a North Dakota resident and a U.S. citizen orlegal permanent resident. Some legal permanent residents may have to wait for 5 years for full Medicaid benefits but there is no waiting period for emergency services.

Medicaid Income Requirements In North Dakota
This information is based on the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). These income guideline standards were effective starting January 1st, 2014.
Children
Age 0-1 147% FPL
Age 1-5 147% FPL
Age 6-18 133% FPL

Pregnant Women
147% FPL

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

Documents You May Need
Proof of citizenship/immigration status
Proof of identity
Proof of income
Proof of other income
Proof of expenses
Proof of pregnancy if pregnant

Medicaid Coverage In North Dakota
Coverage includes hospital, nursing facility, clinics, rural health clinics, hospice, physicians, prescription drugs, chiropractor, EPDST, home health, durable medical equipment, and supplies, dental, family planning, sterilization, podiatry, mental health, ambulance, transportation, vision, therapies, waivers for certain services, home and community based services, traumatic brain injury, out-of-state services.

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