Medical Assistance Programs

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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Medicare is health insurance for individuals age 65 and over, people under age 65 with disabilities, or people with end-stage renal disease. Medicare Part A helps cover inpatient hospital care, skilled nursing care, Hospice, and home health care; Part B helps cover doctor’s services, hospital outpatient care, home health care, and some preventative services; and Part D helps cover prescription drugs.


7500 Security Blvd.
Baltimore, MD 21244

Nevada Division of Welfare and Supportive Services

Provides payment for medical and medically-related services for individuals eligible for Medicaid.

Carson City


2533 N. Carson St.
Suite 200
Carson City, NV 89706



4055 S. Virginia St.
Reno, NV 89502



630 Greenbrae Dr.
Sparks, NV 89431



111 Industrial Way
Fallon, NV 89406



215 Bridge St.
Suite 6
Yerington, NV 89447

Nevada Division of Healthcare Financing and Policy

Provides low-cost, comprehensive health care coverage to low income, uninsured children (birth through 18) who are not covered by private insurance or Medicaid.


1000 E. William St.
Suite 118
Carson City, Nevada 89701

Nevada Division of Healthcare Financing and Policy

Healthy Kids, or EPSDT, is a free well child screening for children and youth who are enrolled in Medicaid and Nevada Check Up. The goal of Healthy Kids is early identification of conditions to assist children’s natural growth and development, limiting the health detriments and financial costs of long-term disability.


1000 E. William St.
Suite 118
Carson City, Nevada 89701

Provides access to primary and specialty health care services (including dental and vision) for uninsured and underinsured Nevada residents through shared responsibility and community-wide partnerships.


4001 S. Virginia St.
Suite F
Reno, NV, 89502

Nevada Health Link serves as a marketplace where Nevada consumers and small businesses can shop for, compare, and purchase quality health insurance plans.


Quality Assurance Specialists assist consumers in solving problems with their insurance company including: access to healthcare, medical bills, prescription assistance, workman’s compensation, small business employer’s insurance information, and uninsured resources.


3320 W. Sahara Ave.
Suite 100
Las Vegas, Nevada 89102

Nevada Aging and Disability Services Division

SHIP provides information, counseling and assistance to Medicare Beneficiaries in Nevada through a network of volunteers. SHIP volunteers provide assistance and counseling related to many problems seniors encounter regarding Medicare, supplemental health insurance, and long-term care options.


3416 Goni Rd.
Suite D-132
Carson City, NV 89706

Provides increased community knowledge and awareness of various health topics through outreach, education, social support, and advocacy.


209 Dayton Valley Rd.
Dayton, NV 89403

The For Kids Foundation provides funding for medical, dental, mental health, or educational services for which other resources are insufficient or nonexistent. Such assistance may include medical consultations, counseling, prescriptions, eyeglasses, dental care, computers, summer school, and hearing tests.


PO Box 5153
Reno, NV 89513