Utah is a full Medicaid expansion state as of January 1, 2020!
The new eligibility levels are approximately $1,400 a month for an individual or $2,800 for a family of four
If you think you may qualify, please contact Take Care Utah at 801-433-2299, 2-1-1 or www.TakeCareUtah.org
You can find more information on the state’s Medicaid website: https://medicaid.utah.gov/
The federal government approved part of Utah’s “Fallback Plan” (phase 3 of the complicated SB96 repeal of Proposition 3’s full expansion) on December 23rd. This includes expansion up to 138% of the federal poverty level, as well as work reporting requirements, and mandatory enrollment in qualified employer-sponsored coverage.
UHPP’s statement on the approval: https://conta.cc/374uSGG
UHPP advocate’s guide following approval: https://conta.cc/360iGGU
Deseret News coverage HERE
If you are concerned about how the work requirement may impact you or a loved one, please contact Stacy Stanford – Stacy@healthpolicyproject.org | 801-433-2299 ext 224