Tuesday, October 29 2013

Medicaid for Low Income Families (MLIF)

Alabama Medicaid Agency (MLIF)
PO Box 5624
Montgomery, AL 36103-5624

TEL: 800-362-1504


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Services Provided:

Families
Medical Exp.
Medicaid

Program Website
 

Benefits

Check-ups and immunizations, sick visits, prescriptions, dental and vision services, hospital services, mental health and substance abuse services, birth control
 

Benefits Summary

Health care thru Medicaid for families with children under the age of 19 living at home.
 

Eligibility Guidelines

How to apply

Applicants must have a child under age 19 (a close relative) who lives in the home; resident of Alabama, U.S. citizen or eligible immigrant, low income and, cooperate in obtaining medical support payments There are 3 ways to apply: 1) in person at a local county health department, healthcare center or certain hospitals; 2) by calling the toll-free number for a paper application, or 3) online at www.insurealabama.org.
   

Application Process

Applicants need to provide proof of: Alabama residency and U.S. citizenship (or qualified immigrant status), income and certain expenses, pregnancy (if applicable). Applicants must provide this information to Medicaid within 10 days. Also, sign over any medical insurance or medical support benefits to the state.