*Article and photo by Paul Collins/Martinsville Bulletin
Ann Walker is trying to get the word out that Virginia’s Medicaid rules for adults have changed with Medicaid expansion, and that on Jan. 1 more Virginia residents ages 19-64 became eligible for quality low or no-cost health insurance.
An estimated 400,000 additional Virginians, including 4,000 in Henry County and Martinsville, now are eligible for Medicaid, Walker said. She’s the Medicaid outreach advocate for the Martinsville-Henry County Coalition for Health and Wellness.
Those who were denied Medicaid in the past, may be eligible now. To finish reading this article click here.