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Since the expansion, Medicaid eligibility is now open to more people than ever before.
As an entitlement program, those who meet eligibility requirements are guaranteed coverage through the Medicaid program.
In Ohio, Medicaid is administered by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS) via 88 local county department of job and family services.
Click here for more information from ODJFS about the Medicaid program.
To qualify for Medicaid, a person must:
Ohio Medicaid provides coverage to the following:
Certain women screened for breast and/or cervical cancer under the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's Breast & Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program
*Some individuals with Medicaid may be required to join an HMO for their Medicaid coverage.
Athens County Department of Job and Family Services
13183 State Route 13
Millfield, Ohio 45761-9901
(740) 797-2523 or (800) 762-3775