How do I sign up?

If you don’t have Medicaid but think you may be eligible, contact the Commonwealth of Kentucky Department of Medicaid Services (DMS), Department of Community Based Services, (DCBS).  Apply here or call the numbers below:    

  • Benefind: 1-855-4kynect (1-855-469-6328),TTY at 1-855-326-4654 (Options 1, 1, 1) or Benefind
  • Department for Community Based Services (DCBS): 1-855-306-8959
  • Kentucky Medicaid (DMS): 1-800-635-2570

┬ŤOnce you submit your application, DCBS will review it. They will determine if you are eligible to receive Medicaid benefits. Certain Medicaid clients are required to participate in the Kentucky Medicaid Managed Care Program. If so, then you’ll be enrolled in a Managed Care Organization (MCO). Aetna Better Health of Kentucky is one of the MCOs that partner with the DCBS to provide Medicaid benefits to eligible members.