MN Health Care Programs

These programs pay for medical care for persons who meet eligibility criteria for the programs. These programs are funded by federal and state dollars. Persons must fill out a formal application to have eligibility determined.

General Assistance Medical Care (GAMC)
GAMC is a state program that may pay medical bills for people who cannot pay them, cannot get medical assistance and are not getting help from other state or federal medical programs.

Medical Assistance (MA)
MA provides medical help for individuals and families whose income and assets are within program limits. MA may assist with nursing home costs.