Connecticut Medicaid (Husky Health)Updated April 9, 2021 Medicaid
Husky Health is Connecticut's Medicaid program. It provides health coverage to low-income residents, including children, pregnant women, parents, seniors, and individuals with disabilities.
|Program Name||Husky Health|
|Apply Online||Apply for Services|
|Appeal a Denial||Medicaid Fair Hearings|
|Find a Local Office||Field Office Locations|
To be eligible for Connecticut Medicaid, you must be a resident of the state of Connecticut, a U.S. national, citizen, permanent resident, or legal alien, in need of health care/insurance assistance, whose financial situation would be characterized as low income or very low income.
You must also be one of the following:*
- Be responsible for a child 18 years of age or younger
- Have a disability or a family member in your household with a disability
- Be 65 years of age or older
* ACA Medicaid expansion covers eligible low-income adults.
Annual Household Income Limits (before taxes)
|Household Size*||Maximum Income Level (Per Year)|
*For households with more than eight people, add $6,038 per additional person.
Available Services Include:
|Ambulatory surgery||Hospital stays|
|Audiology services||Laboratory tests|
|Behavioral health services||Maternity care|
|Dental services||Non-emergency transportation|
|Dialysis||Orthotic and prosthetic devices|
|Doctor visits||Occupational therapy|
|Durable medical equipment||Pharmacy (medications)|
|Emergency care||Physical rehabilitation|
|Family planning services||Preventive care|
|Hearing aids||Smoking cessation services|
|Home health care||Vision care|
|Hospice services||Women’s health care|
|Hospital outpatient care||X-rays and other radiology services|
Most Medicaid recipients in Connecticut do not pay deductibles or copayments, though some enrollees in a smaller Medicaid-funded program may pay a premium based on their income.