Presumptive Eligibility (PE) enables eligible pregnant women to receive prenatal care through Medicaid for up to 60 days while their eligibility for full Medicaid benefits is determined. If you do not currently have Medicaid, you may qualify.
Resources and Additional Programs
HANDS is a home visiting program for pregnant moms-to-be and new parents that supports all areas of your baby’s development. HANDS is here to answer all of your questions during the different stages of your baby’s growth. Enrollment MUST BE during pregnancy or when your baby is less than three months old. Contact your local health department for more information about HANDS.
First Steps is a statewide early intervention system that provides services to children with developmental disabilities from birth to age 3 and their families.
WIC If you are pregnant, recently had a baby, are breastfeeding or have a child younger than 5 years of age, the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) could help you. This program is also operated by the Department for Public Health.
Managed Care Organizations
Aetna Better Health of Kentucky
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Passport Health Plan
WellCare of Kentucky