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 $17,244 per year for an individual or $35,544 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 $17,244 $1,437 $332 $8.29
2 $23,340 $1,945 $449 $11.22
3 $29,436 $2,453 $566 $14.15
4 $35,544 $2,962 $684 $17.08
5 $41,640 $3,470 $801 $20.01
6 $47,736 $3,978 $918 $22.95

*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 15,000 providers state wide
  • 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.


Apply Now!

Call toll free at 1-888-342-6207 or apply online. Apply Now

Am I eligible for Medicaid?

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