Medical Programs in Oregon DHS
Modified Adjusted Gross Income (MAGI)
MAGI is a program run by the Oregon Health Authority (OHA). MAGI helps low-income people in Oregon with health insurance. MAGI medical benefits can cover working families, children, pregnant women, single adults, and more. People on MAGI can get long-term care services if they qualify.
Medical Benefits for the Aged, Blind or Disabled
Oregon has medical benefits for people who are age 65 and older, are blind, or have a disability. These medical benefits are run by Aging and People with Disabilities (APD) and Area Agencies on Aging (AAAs). People on this kind of medical can also get long-term care services if they qualify. Working adults with disabilities or who are blind can also get medical benefits under this program.
Medicare is the national health insurance program for people age 65 or older, some people under age 65 with disabilities and people with End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD), which is permanent kidney failure requiring dialysis or a kidney transplant. For more information, visit Medicare online.
If you currently have Medicare, you may qualify for the Qualified Medicare Beneficiaries Program and receive help with your Medicare co-pays and premiums.
Medicare Savings Programs: Medicare Savings Programs help low-income people who get Medicare meet the costs of Medicare. Costs include premiums, co-pays and deductibles. The help a person gets depends on how much income they have.
Prescription Drug Assistance