Enroll in Medicaid or
Nevada Check Up

Get access to the coverage you need and the benefits you deserve.

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Find out if you qualify for Medicaid.

  1. Answer a few short questions about the people in your household and instantly see if you’re eligible. Click here and then select the DO I QUALIFY button to get started.
  2. Create a new account and apply for benefits online. You can also apply by mail or in person at a Division of Welfare and Support Services (DWSS) office. Click here to find a DWSS office near you.

Apply for benefits online.

  1. Create an account.
  2. Fill out an online application. This process takes about 45 minutes to complete.
  3. Follow the instructions and complete ALL areas that apply to you and your family.
  4. On the last page of the application, you can choose Health Plan of Nevada to manage your benefits. If you don't choose, you will be randomly assigned to a managed care organization (MCO). 
  5. Once you’ve reached the end of the application, click Submit.
  6. Check the status of your benefits online at dwss.nv.gov.

Apply for benefits by mail.

  1. Fill out a paper application (PDF).
  2. Follow the instructions and complete ALL areas that apply to you and your family.
  3. On the last page of the application, you can choose a health plan to manage your benefits. If you don't choose, you will be randomly assigned to a managed care organization (MCO). 
  4. Mail your application to: DWSS, PO Box 15400, Las Vegas, NV 89114

Apply for benefits in person.

  1. Get help filling out your application. Go to one of the DWSS offices or a Family Resource Center. To find a location near you, call 1-800-992-0900 or visit dwss.nv.gov. TTY users can dial 1-800-326-6888.
  2. On the last page of the application, you can choose a health plan to manage your benefits. If you don't choose, you will be randomly assigned to a managed care organization (MCO). 

Discover the difference with Health Plan of Nevada’s Medicaid plan.

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