Utah Medicaid Eligibility Requirements

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

Utah Medicaid Overview
Medicaid health care for eligible persons who need help paying their medical bills.

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

Medicaid Income Requirements In Utah
This information is based on the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). These income guideline standards were effective starting January 1st, 2014.
Children
Age 0-1 139% FPL
Age 1-5 139% FPL
Age 6-18 133% FPL

Pregnant Women
139% FPL

Adults
Parents 46% FPL
Other Adults -
Is Medicaid Expanding? No

Documents You May Need
Social security number and birth date of all applicants
Proof of income
Proof you live in Utah
Proof of pregnancy (if you are pregnant)
Proof of Citizenship, status as U.S. National, or legal Immigration Status
If you had prior insurance, have the proof with you to fill out the online application

Medicaid Coverage In Utah
Inpatient hospital, outpatient hospital services, prenatal care, vaccines for children, physician, nursing facility services, family planning, rural health clinic services, home health care for persons eligible for skilled nursing services, laboratory and x-ray services, pediatric and family nurse practitioner services, nurse/midwife services and more.

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