The fastest and easiest way to apply for Medicaid benefits in Mississippi is through the state’s web portal Access.ms.gov. You can also download and print an application or request one by mail by calling (800) 421-248 and then faxing the completed application to (601) 576-4164 or mailing it to:
Mississippi Division of Medicaid
500 High Street, Suite 1000
Jackson, MS 39201
Residents can also stop by one of the 30 regional offices to apply for benefits in person.
What Information You’ll Need
When applying for Medicaid benefits, you’ll need several items, including a driver’s license or state-issued ID card, Social Security number and date of birth for all parties applying for benefits, proof of income and health insurance policy numbers. If you’re also applying for the Elderly and Disabled Waiver Program, you’ll also need proof of all assets.