Presumptive Eligibility (PE) Frequently Asked Questions
How often can I use PE coverage?
You can only receive this temporary coverage once per year or
once per pregnancy.
Can I complete a PE application for my other family
Yes, if you know their answers to the questions on the PE
Can someone complete the PE application for me?
Yes, if the person knows your answers to the PE application
What do I need to bring with me for the PE
You will need the following information:
- Phone Number;
- Social Security Number;
- Family Size; and
- Amount of Monthly Family Income
Do I get a PE member card?
You need to use your PE approval letter that you receive from
the hospital or clinic when you want health care. This
letter should be treated just like a member card.
When does my PE coverage begin?
Your temporary coverage is effective on the date that you are
approved. You may need to wait two days to get your
prescriptions filled at your local pharmacy.
Where can I get health care while I'm on PE?
You can get health care services from any Indiana Medicaid
What if I do not get a full application
Your PE coverage is only temporary, so you will have no Indiana