If you could not afford the bills for your medicals and checkup have been facing many problems and were not able to survive. But don’t worry about it now, My Sooner Care has made it easier for you, you can now get your medical without caring for your bills. In this program, doctor visits, hospitalization, and prescriptions are also offered.
SoonerCare (Oklahoma Medicaid) is a health coverage program jointly funded by the federal and state government. This program helps pay some or all medical bills for many people who can’t afford them. The Oklahoma Health Care Authority (OHCA) is the state agency that administers the program and determines financial eligibility for the program. The SoonerCare’s vision is for Oklahomans be healthy and to have access to quality health care services regardless of their ability to pay.
To qualify for SoonerCare, a person must:
Reside in Oklahoma;
Be a U.S. citizen or qualified alien (most immigrants who arrived after August 22, 1996 are barred from the program for five years);
Meet financial income and resources standards in certain categories.
If you meet the citizenship and income guidelines, you can enroll yourself in SoonerCare program online, without even having to visit their office, you just need to follow those steps below:
Step 1. Go to www.mysoonercare.org on a computer.
Step 2. Click the Enroll Online link on the homepage. Then choose the “Apply for Benefits” option.
Step 3. Review the rights and responsibilities and put a check on “I agree” option and click on “Start” button.
Step 4. Log on to your existing account or create a new accout.
Step 5. Then enter your personal information First Name, Middle Name, Last Name, Suffix, DOB, and Gender.
Step 6. After this put a check on options upon which you want to get benefited. Enter your SSN and reenter it for its confirmation.
Step 7. After this put a check on your race and ethnicity. You also have to put a check on your residency and citizenship. After filling these details properly, click on “Next” button to proceed.
Step 8. After this, you have to give details about your Tax Household, Household Income, Expenses, Health Insurance and click on “Submit” button to get your application proceeded.
If you need help, call the SoonerCare Helpline at 1-800-987-7767.