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5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Coverage

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1. Confirm your coverage
  • Be sure your enrollment is complete. Contact your health plan and/or state Medicaid office.
  • Pay your premium if you have one, so you can use your health coverage when you need it.
2. Know where to go for answers
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3. Find a provider
  • Select a health care provider in your network who will work with you to get your recommended health screenings.
  • Remember you might pay more if you see a provider who is out-of-network.
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4. Make an appointment
  • Confirm if your provider accepts your coverage.
  • Talk to your provider about preventive services.
  • Ask questions about your concerns and what you can do to stay healthy.
5. Fill your prescriptions
  • Fill any prescriptions you need.
  • Some drugs cost more than others. Ask in advance how much your prescription costs and if there is a more affordable option.

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