Ohio Medicaid Eligibility Requirements

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

Ohio Medicaid Overview
Medicaid is a program for people who can't afford to pay for medical care.

Ohio Medicaid Eligibility
The enrollee must be an Ohio resident and a U.S. citizen or legal alien.

Medicaid Income Requirements In Ohio
This information is based on the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). These income guideline standards were effective starting January 1st, 2014.
Children
Age 0-1 206% FPL
Age 1-5 206% FPL
Age 6-18 206% FPL

Pregnant Women
200% 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 childcare or elderly care deductions
Proof you live in Ohio
Proof of citizenship/identification

Medicaid Coverage In Ohio
Ambulatory Surgery Centers, Nursing, Family planning, Healthchek (EPSDT) program services, Home health services, Inpatient hospital, Lab & X-ray, Dental & vision, Medicare Premium Assistance, Non-Emergency transportation, Outpatient services, Physician services.

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