Medicaid provides payment for the medical care of low-income Nebraskans. Types of medical services include hospital, nursing home, physicians, dental, clinic, home health, family planning, lab and radiology, and prescribed drugs. Medicaid may also cover home and community based services for high risk individuals who are aged, disabled, or mentally disabled.
Effective October 1, 2020, Heritage Health Adult will cover Nebraska residents, age 19 through 64, whose income is at or below 138 percent of the federal poverty level. Applications are currently being accepted.
Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) provides access to health care for low-income uninsured children statewide.
To submit documents online, use the "Submit Documents" function on the website.
To mail, email, or fax documents:
ACCESSNebraska Document Imaging Center
P.O. Box 2992
Omaha, NE 68103-2992
Fax: (402) 742-2351
- (402) 473-7000
- Calls from Lincoln local numbers
- (402) 595-1178
- Calls from Omaha local numbers
Nebraska Medicaid Eligibility Customer Service
Lincoln calling area: (402) 473-7000
Omaha calling area: (402) 595-1178
TDD: (402) 471-7256
All other areas: (855) 632-7633
Agency: Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
Languages Available: English, Spanish
Intake: Apply online at www.accessnebraska.ne.gov
Eligibility: Varies with program
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm