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Medicaid expansion in Missouri puts health care within reach.

Have you tried to get Medicaid before and did not qualify? Check again.

Do I qualify?

Do I qualify?

The rules have changed. Missouri Medicaid has expanded to cover more people. Now, more adults can get low-cost or free health insurance through Missouri Medicaid (called MO HealthNet). For the first time, more adults qualify for low-cost or free health insurance through MO HealthNet. This includes parents who have not qualified before, as well as childless adults.

For example, a single adult making up to $18,756 a year or a family of four making up to $38,304 a year may qualify for Medicaid through MO HealthNet.

Why should I enroll?

Why should I enroll?

When you are living paycheck to paycheck to take care of yourself and your family, you shouldn’t have to worry about the cost of health care. Free or low-cost health insurance through MO HealthNet puts health care within reach. 

When you are covered, you don’t have to choose between your health and taking care of your family. You can get the care you need without going bankrupt from medical bills. MO HealthNet covers doctor visits, yearly checkups, prescription medicines, mental health services, dental care, and more. Getting covered can help you focus on your health – not medical bills.

Even if you are healthy and do not think you need access to health care, preventive care is essential and helps you stay healthy. With health insurance through MO HealthNet, you can get many preventive care services at no cost to you. This includes cancer screenings, medical exams, and routine shots.

Want to see if you qualify for Medicaid through MO HealthNet now that the rules have changed?

We've got your back.

You can enroll in Medicaid through MO HealthNet online at bit.ly/MOHealthNet or by phone at 855-373-9994. You can apply for MO HealthNet all year-round. There is no deadline.

We’re here to help. At Planned Parenthood, you can get free help to understand your health insurance options and enroll in Medicaid through MO HealthNet. Fill out our contact form to request a free virtual or in-person appointment.

Stay up-to-date with health insurance

Go to CoverMissouri.org for information and tools to help you get, keep, and use health insurance.