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Medicaid helps families with children, pregnant women, the elderly, the blind, and persons with disabilities who need medical care.

The State of Michigan has contracted with managed care plans like HealthPlus Partners to provide a broad range of Medicaid covered health care services. To do this, HealthPlus Partners contracts with a large provider network of primary care physicians, specialists, hospitals, urgent care clinics, emergency rooms, pharmacies, durable medical equipment, vision, and many others to provide health care services to our members.

Who qualifies for Medicaid? 

Medicaid eligibility is based on several factors determined by the Department of Human Services. You may qualify for health care coverage if you meet the requirements of one of the many programs offered and you are :

  • A Michigan resident, or
  • Currently living in Michigan in order to work.

You do not have to be a United States citizen or have permanent alien resident status to receive Medicaid. However, certain aliens may be restricted to emergency Medicaid services only. Medicaid coverage allows individuals to earn certain amounts of income and still receive health care coverage. If you are not sure you're eligible for Medicaid, HealthPlus Partners encourages you to contact your local Department of Human Services (DHS) office for more information at
1-855-275-6424.

How Do I Apply? 

You can apply for Medicaid at your local Department of Human Services (DHS) office or by mail. In addition there are a number of local community agencies, such as your local health department that offer help in applying for Medicaid. You can also apply at MI Bridges website at www.mibridges.michigan.gov

Once approved for Medicaid, call MIEnrolls at 1-888-367-6557 to sign up with HealthPlus Partners as your managed care plan.
 

What services does HealthPlus Partners cover? 

See the HealthPlus Partners Member Handbook and subscriber contract for details about the services covered.

• Ambulance
• Chiropractic
• Doctor visits

• Emergency care visits

• Family planning

• Routine vision care
• Health checkups for children and adults
• Hearing aids

• Home health care
• Hospice care
• Hospital care
• Lab and x-ray
• Medical supplies
• Medicine
• 20 Outpatient mental health visits

• Physical, occupational and speech therapy
• Podiatry (foot care)
• Prenatal care and delivery
• Shots (immunizations)
• Surgery
• Transportation to services covered by HealthPlus Partners
• And much more



Remember, once you are approved for Medicaid,
call MIEnrolls at 1-888-367-6557 to sign up for HealthPlus Partners
(This is a free call)

 
Choose from the following:
HealthPlus Partners Member Satisfaction Plan and Grievance Process
If you have a question or problem, please call us.  We'll try to resolve your problem quickly. But if you are not happy with the results or with any decision made by HealthPlus Partners, you or someone you choose to help you can file a grievance.
Medicaid Subscriber Contract (pdf: 145k)
Medicaid Subscriber Contract (rev. 05/17/2012)
Transportation Services (pdf: 361k)
No Copays for all HealthPlus Partners members
That’s right! No copays for services covered by HealthPlus Partners.