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Do anybody know the income limit to apply for medicaid now.And when does the change take effect?

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mamaofficer

Asked by mamaofficer at 9:39 PM on Mar. 23, 2010 in Politics & Current Events

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  • there are charts on line. in the time it took you to post this question you could have googled it & got your answer.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:40 PM on Mar. 23, 2010

  • in 2014, it will be 133% of the federal poverty level.

    I believe right now it's 100% of the federal poverty level

    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:40 PM on Mar. 23, 2010

  • Medicaid income limits are different in every state because every state is going to have a different level of funding for medicaid so they have to base it on the funds they have to support it. Lower funds means the limit is going to go down and people will be dropped from medicaid. Ask the state of TN, they had a massive cut to Tenncare (TN Medicaid) and many people lost their medicaid.
    amyrw

    Answer by amyrw at 9:47 PM on Mar. 23, 2010

  • It won't take affect until 2014 and it's 133% of the poverty level.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:16 PM on Mar. 23, 2010

  • And your assuming anything will take effect. This is being fought.
    matthewscandi

    Answer by matthewscandi at 10:38 PM on Mar. 23, 2010

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