Important Things to Know
Medicaid is health insurance, and it can seem very
complicated. This section provides you with the information
you need to help ensure that your coverage continues without
interruption and fulfill your responsibilities as a patient. Some
of the issues you will want to understand are:
This explains how to choose a health plan, the role of your
personal doctor, and what wellness programs are offered by your
This explains how you can get transportation assistance to get
to your medical appointments.
This provides a comprehensive list of immunizations for your
child and when your child needs to get them. This also
includes a list of reccomended well child visits.
This will give you some general information regarding other
(non-Medicaid) programs and services through the Family and Social
Services Administration as well as how to contact each program.
This will help you understand your responsibility for paying
part of your care through co-pays, spenddown, and premiums.