Q) I know I’m approved for medicaid but I need my id number ASAP! The local office is closed and I tried a hotline that told me I’m approved but didnt have the option of getting my id number from the recording. PLZ HELP ASAP! I NEED my id so I can go to obgyn immediately for my first prenatal appt. I’m 7 1/2 weeks along and I wanna get seen quickly since I had a miscarriage last year. I need to know my baby is ok. Plz plz help me get my id number!
A) If your need access to care while waiting on medicaid you can get low-cost health care at a Community Health Center near you.
Health Resources and Services Administration(HRSA) health centers provide low cost health care through county clinics. Even if you have no health insurance or can’t get Medicaid you only pay what you can afford, based on your income.
HRSA Health centers provide services such as:
- Wellness checkups.
- Diagnostic and treatment when you’re sick
- Pregnancy care
- Children immunizations and checkups
- Prescription drugs and dental care
- Substance abuse care and mental health services
HRSA are federally-funded health service centers that provide care for you, even if you have no health insurance or cannot get medicaid. Remember, you only pay what you can afford, based on your income.
Find a HRSA Health Center near you.