Beneficiaries

NC Medicaid Managed Care 

Starting July 1, 2021, most Medicaid beneficiaries began receiving the same Medicaid services in a new way called "NC Medicaid Managed Care." Beneficiaries choose a health plan and get care through a health plan's network of doctors. Some beneficiaries are remaining in traditional Medicaid, which is called NC Medicaid Direct. Learn more

Note: Public charge rules that relate to determinations about certain legal resident statuses changed in March 2021. Immigrants should know that they and their families can access many public benefits without concern, if they are eligible, and are encouraged to get information about public charge rules in English and Spanish on the NC Justice Center website here.