Minnesota Public Health Care Programs

Medical Assistance (Minnesota’s Medicaid program)

Medical Assistance is available for low-income senior citizens, children and families, and people with disabilities. Income limits vary, depending on a variety of qualifying factors.


A state-subsidized health insurance program for Minnesota residents who do not have access to affordable health coverage. Eligible residents must be without insurance four months prior to application.

For information on the above programs, plus additional health care programs and resources, log onto the MN Department of Human Services website. You can also call the MN Department of Human Services Information Desk at 651-431-2000 (TTY/TDD 800-627-3529) or contact your county human service office.