Useful Information for Consumers

  • Explore Ohio’s Medicaid program – Click here for general information.  For specific information about Medicaid Buy-In for Workers with Disabilities (MBIWD), click here.  MBIWD Income Guidelines are here.

 

  • Family Heathcare, Inc – Family Health Care in the Plains provides mental health services to consumers with payment on a sliding scale according to income.  More information is available here.

 

  • Free or inexpensive prescription drugs for the uninsured – The pharmaceutical companies will provide free drugs for needy persons.

 

  • The Medicaid Buy-In for Workers with Disabilities (MBIWD) program now allows individuals with disabilities who are working to qualify for Medicaid with higher income and resource limits, and buy into Medicaid by paying a premium based on income. The program went into effect April 1, 2008. More information is available here.

For a comprehensive listing of the available Prescription Assistance Programs (PAPs) programs from drug companies throughout the United States, click here.