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Welcome to ACCESSNebraska Healthcare/Medicaid Application

The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) application process for new Medicaid and Insurance Affordability programs applications include the following:

  • Application: To complete an application for Medical benefits select Continue below.
  • Verification: Documents needed to verify certain information on the application such as Residency and Income can be submitted by using the Submit Documents link that appears after the application has been completed.

Applications are accepted electronically for the following programs:

  • Medicaid
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Personal Assistance Services
  • A&D Waiver

If the program you are interested in applying for is not listed, please go to the Apply for Economic Assistance box on the Main Menu.

The Application Process consists of the following steps:

  1. Account Creation: You must set up or log into an existing account. This allows for access to an application that has not been completed.
  2. Application Questions: Complete questions needed to determine eligibility for benefits. The questions ask for specific information. You may want to have citizenship and immigration documentation, income, resource and expense information available to answer the questions. (You may not need to provide all of this information to be qualified for benefits.)
  3. Submission Process: Review summary of information, review Rights and Responsibilities and electronically sign the application. A confirmation number will be given on application submission to the Department

The application process will take an average of 20-30 minutes to complete. Select Continue to start the application process. Once you complete your application, you will receive a Confirmation window with your application number. This is proof that your application has been submitted.