Health Care & Medication

Medicaid/MassHealth Standard

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Medicaid is a health insurance program paid for by the Federal and state governments. The program helps make health care affordable for people who are elderly, disabled, and/or blind. Medicaid pays for medical services such as:

  • visits to healthcare providers (including physician and nurse practitioners)
  • inpatient and outpatient hospital services
  • prescription drug coverage (only available in certain cases)
  • lab tests
  • x-rays
  • medical transportation
  • nursing home care
  • home health services
  • family planning services

To get program benefits, you should go to a healthcare provider that participates in the Medicaid program.


How do I apply?

To apply for this program, you can print and fill out the application form and submit it as directed on the form.

Frequently Asked Questions

Am I eligible?
How does Medicare and Medicaid work together?

Get Help from a Benefits Enrollment Center

Start Enrollment or Ask Questions

A Benefits Enrollment Center (BEC) can offer you personal, one-on-one assistance as you navigate program eligibility and look to apply. With support from the National Council on Aging (NCOA), the BEC can help you apply for an enroll in all of the benefits you may be missing out on.

Green Path

Toll-Free: 1-800-794-6559

Website: support@benefitscheckup.org

Get Help from a Benefits Enrollment Center

Start Enrollment or Ask Questions

A Benefits Enrollment Center (BEC) can offer you personal, one-on-one assistance as you navigate program eligibility and look to apply. With support from the National Council on Aging (NCOA), the BEC can help you apply for an enroll in all of the benefits you may be missing out on.

Green Path

Toll-Free: 1-800-794-6559

Website: support@benefitscheckup.org