Services Only, for Non-Citizens, Utah Medicaid Program
Servicios de Utah
Medicaid de Emergencia
Medical Program for
Non-Citizens covers only a specific range of emergency
medical services for a life-threatening condition. Delivery
of a child is included, but not post-natal care.
Medical has a restricted scope of service for a specific,
defined group of individuals. Although the Utah Medicaid
agency, the Division of Medicaid and Health Financing, administers
the program, eligible clients are not entitled to the full
scope of Medicaid services. Eligible clients are alien
residents who would qualify for another Medicaid program
except for the requirement to be either a U.S. citizen or
a legal, permanent resident. Neither U.S. citizenship
nor a Social Security Number are required. However,
applicants must be Utah residents. Coverage is limited to
the month in which the medical emergency occurred.
who may be eligible include: temporary entrants such
as students, visitors, exchange visitors, and aliens granted
legal temporary residence and undocumented aliens.
Income and asset limits are based on the program the person
would otherwise be eligible for (example: Family
and Other Category)
if the person was a U.S. citizen or legal, permanent resident.
DOES NOT report undocumented aliens who apply for
Emergency Medicaid to the United States Immigration
and Naturalization Services.
de Utah Medicaid de Emergencia:
Si usted no es ciudadano de los estados unidos ni un residente
permanente, aún puede ser elegible para asistencia
de Medicaid bajo el programa de Medicaid de Emergencia.