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Nebraska Medicaid Expansion Program

Medicaid coverage is available for Nebraskans aged 19-64 who earn up to 138% of the federal poverty level (about $17,000 a year for a single person). People with Medicare can qualify for Medicaid in various ways, but not through Heritage Health Adult. ​

Coverage includes services like doctor's office visits, hospital visits, and prescription drugs, as well as dental, vision, and over-the-counter drug coverage. 

Applications can be submitted in the following ways year-round:

● Online at,

● Over the phone by calling ACCESS Nebraska at:

  • Omaha: (402) 595-1178
  • Lincoln: (402) 473-7000
  • Toll Free: (855) 632-7633
  • TDD: (402) 471-7256

● Submitting a paper application (paper applications may be downloaded from

● In-person at a DHHS local office.

For more information: