Access to quality, affordable, and equitable health care can be life-changing. Nebraska has expanded Medicaid benefits to low-income, able-bodied adults of working age (19-64 years old). You must meet income requirements to qualify. Benefits include doctor services, emergencies, hospitalization, maternity and newborn, dental services, vision services and more. Find DHHS fact sheets, flyers, rack cards, and more on expanded Medicaid at dhhs.ne.gov/Pages/Medicaid-Expansion.aspx.
Applications for Heritage Health Adult are available through ACCESSNebraska. Visit accessnebraska.ne.gov or call (855) 632-7633 to apply.
Help is available! Enroll Nebraska’s network of enrollment assisters is available to help with application and eligibility questions. Find free, local assistance on our assister map here or by calling 2-1-1.
Medicaid is expanding to cover Nebraskans who previously did not qualify. You may be eligible if you make less than $17,148 for a household of one, or $29,208 for a household of three.
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Stories are the most powerful form of advocacy, and we would love to hear your story. We want to know why Medicaid expansion is important to you. How will it make a difference for you or your loved ones? How has this pandemic increased the need for Medicaid expansion?