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Apply for the Oregon Health Plan (OHP)

You Can Apply for OHP at Any Time of the Year.

OHP is Oregon's Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program. Enrollment is always open for OHP. Medicare and private health insurance plans have open enrollment in the fall.

Not sure if OHP is right for you? Go to OregonHealthCare.gov and answer the screening questions. This will help you find the application that works best for you and your family.

Use the Oregon Eligibility (ONE) System to Apply Online for OHP:

Apply for OHP at ONE.Oregon.gov   Learn more about using ONE

Paper Applications

You can also apply for the OHP with a paper application. Paper applications are available in these languages:

To have an application mailed to you, call OHP Customer Service at 1-800-699-9075 or 711 (TTY).

Frequently Asked Questions

The Oregon Health Plan (OHP) is Oregon's Medicaid program. There are several health care programs available for low-income Oregonians through OHP.

  • OHP Plus for children ages 0-18 and adults ages 19-64
  • OHP Plus Supplemental for pregnant adults age 21 or older
  • OHP with Limited Drug for adults who qualify for both Medicaid and Medicare Part D

Other medical programs available include Citizenship-Waived Medical (CWM), OHP Dental (dental-only benefits for Oregon Veterans and Compact of Free Association citizens), and Qualified Medicare Beneficiary.​


​The best way to find out is to apply. Go to ONE.Oregon.gov to login or create an account. You may qualify for OHP now, even if you haven't before.

​Yes. OHP with Limited Drug offers OHP Plus medical, dental and behavioral health coverage for adults who qualify for both Medicaid and Medicare Part D.​ Learn more about OHP and Medicare​.

If you don't qualify for OHP, you may qualify for a Medicare Savings Program. Learn more about Medicare Savings Programs​.

To apply, older adults and people with disabilties should call the Aging and Disability Resource Connection (ADRC) at 1-855-ORE-ADRC (855-673-2372).

Learn more about Medicaid for older adults and people with disabilities​.​

​There are many different requirements and different programs covered under OHP. OHA's Oregon Administrative Rules for medical programs list these requirements.

To qualify for OHP individuals and families must meet income​ and residency requirements

To see if you qualify:

  • Applying for OHP is the best way.
  • You can also go to OregonHealthCare.gov and answer the screening questions. This will help you find the application that works best for you and your family.

People may also qualify based on age and disability status. To apply, older adults and people with disabilties should call the Aging and Disability Resource Connection (ADRC) at 1-855-ORE-ADRC (855-673-2372).

Learn more about Medicaid for older adults and people with disabilities​.​

​Inco​me limits change every year. This chart​ (page 4) lists the income limits for OHP. This rule explains how OHP uses income to make eligibility decisions.

Requirements for older adults and people with disabilties are more complex. To learn more, call the Aging and Disability Resource Connection (ADRC) at 1-855-ORE-ADRC (855-673-2372).

Learn more about Medicaid for older adults and people with disabilities​.

The best way is to apply online. To do this, go to ONE.Oregon.gov to login or create an Oregon Eligibility (ONE) account.​

If you applied with ODHS, your worker will let you know. It may be up to 45 calendar days after they get your completed application. If ODHS has to make an eligibility decision based on a disability, it may take longer.

If you do not receive anything after 45 days, you can ask about the status of your application. To do this, contact the office where you applied. 

If you applied by mail, you can call OHP Customer Service at 1-800-699-9075.​

If you applied online, you can view the status of your application in your dashboard at ONE.Oregon.gov​.

Medicare is for people who are age 65 and older, are blind, or have a disability.

Private health plans and financial help are for people who earn too much for OHP.

The Oregon Prescription Drug Program is for people who are uninsured or underinsured for prescription drug coverage.

211 info has a list other health care resources throughout Oregon.




Application Guide

Learn how to complete the OHP application:

OHP Resources

Getting started with OHP

Rules we use to make decisions

Need Help?

Need Help Applying for OHP?
Find an OHP-certified community partner. Their help is free.

Visit a local Oregon Department of Human Services office.

Questions?

Call OHP Customer Service at 1-800-699-9075 or 711 (TTY)

Open 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Pacific Time, Monday through Friday

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