Medicaid Financing for Services in Supportive Housing for Chronically Homeless People: Current Practices and Opportunities. 1.2. Who is Eligible for Medicaid?
Until the ACA is fully implemented in 2014, Medicaid eligibility is based on income and also is categorical. Only some income-eligible people are in eligible categories defined by age, disability, or eligibility for another program. Among chronically homeless people, Medicaid eligibility is usually dependent on having a disability that makes t