Medicaid Expansion


Eligibility — Medicaid is a high quality health insurance program with no monthly premium, no annual deductible and only modest copayments for health care services.  Since, January 2014, eligibility is based on reported income and family size.  You do not need to have a child to quality.  Assets are not counted.

Family Size Monthly Income Annual Income
1 $1,367 $16,400
2 $1,842 $22,100
3 $2,317 $27,800
4 $2,800 $33,600
5 $3,271 $39,250
6 $3,746 $44,950

You can apply for Medicaid expansion and other Medicaid programs any time during the year by visiting your local Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) click here to go to the WV DHHR page.