Medical Benefits Eligibility (Medicaid)
Bedford County Department of Social Services
Who We Are
Bedford County Department of Social Services administers the Medical Assistance Program (Medicaid). The Medical Assistance Program provides medical care for public assistance recipients and medically needy persons, i.e, persons of low income who can meet their maintenance needs but have insufficient income to provide the cost of medical care.
Determines eligibility for Medicaid program which pays for medical expenses of AFDC recipients, the permanently disabled, the blind, pregnant women, children and the elderly. Special telephone assistance for low-income families may be available. Some recipients have a co-pay.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 8:30 AM- 11:30 AM is time for the qualification