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MEDICAID OVERVIEW
Web Site http://dhs.wisconsin.gov/medicaid/
Description Medicaid is a joint federal/state program established in 1965 under Title XIX of the federal Social Security Act to pay for healthcare services for people with disabilities, people 65 years and older, children and their caretakers, and pregnant women who meet the program's financial requirements.
Who it's For Medicaid pays for health care services for the following groups of low income people who meet the program's financial requirements: -- people with disabilities-- people 65 years and older-- children and their caretakers-- pregnant women
Eligibility Requirements None
Forms General application information can be found at: http://dhs.wisconsin.gov/medicaid/applications.htm
Related Publications Publications for recipients can be found at: http://dhs.wisconsin.gov/medicaid/publications.htm


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