New Medicaid Expansion

Under 65? Apply for SoonerCare With New Medicaid Expansion.

AST Tribal Health System and the Oklahoma Health Care Authority are pleased to announce effective July 1, 2021, Oklahoma is expanding Medicaid for adults ages 19-64 with incomes at or below 138% of the federal poverty level. Per Purchased Referred Care guidelines, all patients under 65 years old must apply for Medicaid Expansion benefits effective July 1, 2021. Help yourself, help your tribe and see if you and your family will qualify to get coverage at no cost to you or your tribe. 


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Contact a Patient Benefit Advocate

Little Axe Health Center- 405.447.0300

Shawnee Clinic- 405.878.5850

If you have any questions, please contact Connie Bottaro, Lead Patient Benefit Advocate, at or 405.701.7629