Medicaid Expansion

Thanks to Healthy Louisiana, more Louisiana residents than ever before have access to quality, no-cost health insurance. What does that mean for you? Watch this video to find out.

Find a Medicaid Application Center near you.

Who can enroll?

Louisiana residents, ages 19-64:

  • With a household income below $17,616 or less per year for an individual, or $36,156 or less per year for a family of four (See more household income thresholds below.)
  • Who are not already enrolled in Medicaid
  • Who are not eligible for Medicare
Household Size Yearly Monthly Weekly Hourly
1 $17,616 $1,468 $339 $8.48
2 $23,796 $1,983 $458 $11.45
3 $29,976 $2,498 $576 $14.40
4 $36,156 $3,013 $695 $17.38
5 $42,348 $3,529 $814 $20.35
6 $48,528 $4,044 $933 $23.33

*Based on a 40-hour week. This table is updated each year. For the most current information, go to

What does Louisiana Healthcare Connections Cover?

  • Medical ServicesUnlimited doctor visits
  • Medicaid providerAccess to over 27,000 providers statewide
  • PrescriptionsPrescription medications 
  • Vision chartVision, hearing and dental services
  • Coverage for womenMaternity and newborn care
  • Medical SymbolLaboratory and x-ray services
  • Medical Cross Hospital and emergency services
  • Transportation ProvidedFree transportation to and from your medical appointments
  • HotlineAccess to our free 24/7 nurse advice hotline for your health questions
  • Rehabilitative Services and Supplies
  • TreatmentMental health and substance abuse treatment

Want to Learn More about Louisiana Healthcare Connections?

Give us a call, we’d be happy to hear from you!

Louisiana Healthcare Connections is a local Medicaid health plan that provides quality health insurance to individuals and families who qualify.


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Call toll free at 1-888-224-2504 or apply online. Apply Now

Am I eligible for Medicaid?

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