Health Care & Medication
Vermont Expanded Medicaid
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How can this program help me?

The Vermont Expanded Medicaid program provides low-cost health insurance for people who cannot get coverage through regular Medicaid or private insurance. This program can pay for prescription drugs and cover medical needs such as:

  • Visits to health care providers (physicians and nurse practitioners)
  • Inpatient and outpatient hospital services
  • Emergency room visits
  • Lab tests and x-ray services
  • Medical supplies, equipment, and prostheses
  • Physical, occupational, hearing, and speed therapy
  • Medical transportation
  • Nursing home care
  • Hospice care
  • Mental health services
  • Home health agency visits
  • Family planning services

To get benefits, you should go to a health care provider that is part of the program’s network.


How do I get help?

To apply for this program, use the online application. If you have questions, call Vermont Health Connect at 855-899-9600. For TTY, dial 888-834-7898. For more information about this program, visit the Vermont Health Connect website.

Frequently Asked Questions

See What Key Benefits Programs You May Qualify For

BenefitsCheckUp can help you assess whether you can get help from programs before you apply. Answer questions anonymously to find out if you may be eligible for key benefits programs, including the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Medicare Savings Programs, Medicaid, Medicare Part D Low Income Subsidy (LIS) - Extra Help, among others. 

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