Medicaid Eligibility & Enrollment
What is Medicaid?
Medicaid is no-cost health insurance offered through Healthy Louisiana. Louisiana Healthcare Connections is a Medicaid health plan that provides no-cost health insurance to individuals and families who qualify for Medicaid or LaCHIP.
You may qualify for Medicaid or LaCHIP if you:
- Are pregnant (Pregnancy Benefits)
- Are younger than 19 (Benefits for Children)
- Have low income and are a parent of a child/children younger than 19 (Adult Benefits)
- Receive Supplemental Security Income
More Louisiana residents may qualify for Medicaid through Medicaid Expansion. Learn about Medicaid Expansion and see if you qualify.
We provide no-cost health insurance coverage to those who have been deemed eligible by the state for Medicaid.