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My boyfriend has to put our baby on his medical insurance will i lose my medicaid benifits

we both was usher to go to court for him to pay back support i received from temporary cash assistance . he had no problem with that. i work part-time a week i don`t earn much, now he received a letter that he had to put the baby on his medical plan, i just want to know if i will lose the medical medicaid plan if the baby is put on his plan i live in NY Queens

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may503

Asked by may503 at 10:34 PM on Oct. 10, 2013 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • Call your local welfare office and ask. If the father is paying child support and the child is on state assistance he will be responsible for that child's insurance. You should be unaffected.
    MoonFox4

    Answer by MoonFox4 at 10:52 PM on Oct. 10, 2013

  • No.
    cynzbryte

    Answer by cynzbryte at 11:03 PM on Oct. 10, 2013

  • I would not think so but I would call your case worker if I were you to be sure.
    Dardenella

    Answer by Dardenella at 11:31 PM on Oct. 10, 2013

  • contact welfare office and get detailed
    ketharin21

    Answer by ketharin21 at 1:14 AM on Oct. 11, 2013

  • Not necessarily. It is possible to have Medicaid as a secondary insurance.
    2autisticsmom

    Answer by 2autisticsmom at 12:00 PM on Oct. 11, 2013

  • No but your insurance will become the secondary insurance while boy friends will be primary
    Nimue930

    Answer by Nimue930 at 7:14 PM on Oct. 11, 2013

  • Thanks everyone for your answers, they were a BIG help, and yes i did contact HRA, everyone was right i will become unaffected

    may503

    Comment by may503 (original poster) at 2:57 AM on Oct. 12, 2013

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