Your county Division of Social Services (DSS) caseworker will help determine if you are eligible for Medicaid or Health Choice. Eligibility depends on your age, health needs, income and resources. Medicaid and Health Choice are for low-income beneficiaries.
North Carolina Medicaid is a health insurance program for low-income individuals, children, seniors and people with disabilities. North Carolina Medicaid covers mandatory benefits plus services the state has added for its citizens. Benefits may be different depending on age, income.
To receive Medicaid for the blind or disabled, a doctor must evaluate you. If you receive Supplemental Security Income, you are eligible for NC Medicaid and do.