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Health Insurance | Medicaid
Medicaid
provides free health insurance for low-income adults. Eligible adults receive their medical care through a health plan or fee-for-service depending on area or health condition.
  • Age: Adults must be between the ages of 19 to 64 years old
  • Residency: Must be a New York State resident
  • Citizenship/Immigration Status: Can be a U.S. citizen or fall under one of many immigration categories. Undocumented immigrants and people on short-term visas who are not in the process of applying for permanent status are not eligible.
  • Income: See DOHMH's income chart


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