Frequently Asked Questions

Why did I get this Form 1095-B?

Medicaid has to send a Form 1095-B to everyone who had minimum essential coverage (MEC) last year.

What is MEC?

MEC, or minimum essential coverage, is the amount of health insurance a person needs to have so that they don’t need to pay a penalty to the IRS for not having health insurance.

What do I need to do with Form 1095-B?

You should keep it in a safe place with your other tax papers. If someone helps you file taxes, be sure to give it to them.

What does the information on Form 1095-B mean?

It shows who had MEC last year, and which months they had MEC.

The information looks like it’s wrong. How can I get it changed?

Call Medicaid at 1-888-342-6207 and let us know. We can correct the information and send you a new one.

I did not get a Form 1095-B. How can I get one?

Call Medicaid at 1-888-342-6207 and let us know. We will verify your address and send you another one.

I need another copy of my Form 1095-B. How can I get one?

Call Medicaid at 1-888-342-6207 and let us know. We will verify your address and send you another one.