Medicaid Buy-In Program for Working People with Disabilities
Online Guide

Am I Eligible?

This questionnaire can help you decide if you may be eligible for the MBI-WPD program. Please remember that final determination of eligibility is made by the LDSS.

To qualify for the MBI-WPD program you must:

  • Work in an activity for which you are receive payment; and
  • Live in New York State; and
  • Be at least 16 but under 65 years of age; and
  • Be certified disabled by either the Social Security Administration (SSA) or the State or Local Disability Review Team; and
  • Be a U.S. Citizen, a National, a Native American or an immigrant with satisfactory immigration status; and
  • Meet the income and resource limits; and
  • Pay a premium, if required.

If you think you meet these qualifications, answer the questions of the Eligility Worksheet.

Eligibility Worksheet

Question 1 of 7

1. Are you working?
 
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