Medicaid for Individuals & Families

Ohio is now accepting applications for Medicaid under the expanded guidelines implemented under the Affordable Care Act.

Medicaid Expansion expands Medicaid eligibility to 138 percent of the Federal Poverty Level and includes adults without children (under age 65). Gross monthly income is used to determine eligibility. See the chart below to determine if you might qualify for Medicaid under expansion based on your household size and income.

 Household Size

 138% of Federal Poverty Level (gross monthly income)

  1

  $1388

  2

  $1868

  3

  $2350

  4

  $2830

  5

  $3310

Check the Status of Your Medicaid Case or Application

To check the status of your case or application, visit benefits.ohio.gov, click “View Your Account” and follow the prompts. If you have an online account, you can enter your username and password to view your account information. If you do not have an online account, you can access the Sign Up page by clicking on the “Sign Up” link to create a secure account. You can also check the status of your case or application by contacting Fairfield County Job and Family Services at 740-652-7889.