Comprehensive health coverage for people age 19 or older
Medicaid is a public health insurance program that provides comprehensive health care coverage at no cost.
To be eligible for Medicaid in Illinois, you MUST:
*Note: In Illinois, if you’re 42 years old or older, you do NOT have to be a U.S. citizen to be eligible for Medicaid. Your only requirement is to have a certain yearly household income.
With Medicaid coverage, you can get:
If you have one of the following health care coverage plans, you already have Medicaid coverage:
You can apply for Medicaid in person, online, or by phone.
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