Nebraska Medicaid Program

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Nebraska’s Medicaid Program

Nebraska Medicaid pays for covered medical services for persons who are unable to afford to pay for medically necessary services and who meet certain eligibility requirements.


Who is covered?

Nebraska Medicaid is available to certain low income persons including persons who are aged, blind, disabled, children, and others who meet eligibility requirements. CHIP is part of Nebraska Medicaid and provides medical assistance to children age 18 and younger.


What services are covered?

Nebraska Medicaid covers many medically necessary services from any health provider qualified to perform the services who participates in the Nebraska Medicaid program. Click here for descriptions of the services covered.


How can I apply?

Visit ACCESSNebraska.    AccessNebraska - Click here to pre-screen and apply for benefits online
What is CHIP?

The Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) is health care coverage for qualified children developed by the State of Nebraska. It provides coverage for medically necessary services for children covered under both CHIP and Medicaid. Click here for more information.


Where can I get more information?

For more information, contact your nearest Health and Human Services Office. For more information about CHIP:

Call (855) 632-7633
In Lincoln (402) 473-7000
In Omaha (402) 595-1178
8:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday thru Friday 

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