If your monthly income is...

And your assets are at or below...

And you...

Then you may be eligible for...

What to do...

at or below $1,235
Star symbol - Even if your income is over this limit, you may still be eligible for MassHealth Standard if you lost your eligibility for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) because of an increase in your social security check. Diamond symbol - Even if your income is over this limit, you may still be eligible for MassHealth Standard if you are aged 65 or older and need personal-care-attendant (PCA) services. Triangle symbol - This figure changes every April. per couple
$3,000are a U.S. citizen/national or a documented alien (in certain cases)payment of a wide range of medical benefits under MassHealth Standard or EssentialFill out a Senior Medical Benefit Request.
at or below $1,235
Triangle symbol - This figure changes every April. per couple
$3,000are an undocumented alien, or a documented alien in certain cases (including foreign students, diplomats, and visitors)payment of certain emergency medical services under MassHealth LimitedFill out a Senior Medical Benefit Request.
at or below $1,235
Triangle symbol - This figure changes every April. per couple
$6,000are eligible for Medicarepayment of your nonprescription drug Medicare premiums, copays, and deductibles under MassHealth Senior Buy-InFill out a Senior Medical Benefit Request.
below $1,600
Triangle symbol - This figure changes every April. per couple
$6,000are eligible for Medicarepayment of your Medicare Part B premiums through MassHealth Buy-InComplete a MassHealth Buy-In Application.

Special Income Eligibility Rules Under MassHealth Standard - Personal-Care-Attendant (PCA) Services Even if your income is over this limit, you may still be eligible for MassHealth Standard if you lost your eligibility for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) because of an increase in your social security check.

Diamond symbol - Even if your income is over this limit, you may still be eligible for MassHealth Standard if you are aged 65 or older and need personal-care-attendant (PCA) services. Even if your income is over this limit, you may still be eligible for MassHealth Standard if you are aged 65 or older and need personal-care-attendant (PCA) services.

Special Income Eligibility Rules Under MassHealth Standard - Personal-Care-Attendant (PCA) Services This figure changes every March.


This information is provided by MassHealth .