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Washington Apple Health

See also Medicaid.

A public health insurance program for low-income families and children, pregnant women, the elderly, people with disabilities, and low-income adults. The federal government provides a portion of the funding for Medicaid and sets guidelines for the program. States also have choices in how they design their programs, so Medicaid varies by state. In Washington State, the Medicaid program is called Washington Apple Health. You can apply for Washington Apple Health at any time.

Learn if you are eligible for Washington Apple Health and how to apply for coverage.