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The DC Medicaid programs pays the medical bills of certain DC residents who have low incomes. If you are 65 or older or disabled, you may be eligible. Also, you may be eligible if you are pregnant or have children.If your income is over the limit, you may still be eligible. This is called Medicaid "Spend-Down". To get Medicaid under Spend-Down, you must have a certain amount of medical bills.
General Program Requirements:
In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of District of Columbia, a US national, citizen, permanent resident, or legal alien, in need of health care/insurance assistance, whose financial situation would be characterized as low income or very low income. You must also be either pregnant, a parent or relative caretaker of a dependent child(ren) under age 19, blind, have a disability or a family member in your household with a disability, or be 65 years of age or older.
For more information, see the Program Contact Information below.
Program Contact Information:
Please visit the DC Medicaid web site for more information on the program:
If you have questions about DC Medicaid, please call:
If you have questions about Spend-Down, please call the Medicaid Spend-Down Unit on:
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