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Alien Emergency Medical Program

Alien Emergency Medical is a program for people who are experiencing a qualifying medical emergency and who aren’t eligible for Medicaid due to citizenship status or Social Security number requirements. To qualify, a person must be:

  • a parent with a dependent child
  • an adult with a disability
  • a blind adult
  • age 65 or older, or
  • a child under age 19

Eligibility for Alien Emergency Medical services is determined by the Specialized Medical Unit in the Department of Social and Health Services. For more information, call 1-877-501-2233.