Medicaid is a federal-state health insurance program for low-income individuals.

Each state has a unique moniker for its Medicaid and CHIP programs.

For those who qualify, Medicaid offers free or inexpensive medical care

To determine whether you or your family members are qualified for benefits, contact the Medicaid office in your state

You can search for a program by state or contact the Health Insurance Marketplace at 1-800-318-2596. (TTY: 1-855-889-4325)

Inquire with the Medicaid office in your state. You need to reside in the state where you're requesting benefits

Use the Health Insurance Marketplace to submit an application.

Anytime during the year, you can apply for and enroll in Medicaid or CHIP.