SMA Services

The CNMI State Medicaid Agency Services

 The MAN program, commonly known as the Medicaid program, is for assisting low-income persons and their families with their medical needs under the Waiver Plan as authorized by the Social Security Act and Section 4116 of Public Law 100-203.

 Medicaid is an entitlement program for individuals who meet the eligibility (SSI) criteria based on the income and resource of an individual. The federal government establishes and monitors the requirement regarding funding, eligibility standards, quality and scope of medical services. The federal and state government shares Medicaid cost. The CNMI Medicaid program has limited funding and is matched by the federal government at 55%. Only the territories are capped, unlike the states that are open ended