This article is a section taken from Minnesota Health Care Programs (MHCP), a part of the revisions and additions to the Minnesota Health Care Program Eligibility Policy Manual.


Applicants and enrollees must comply with various requirements for Minnesota Health Care Program (MHCP) eligibility.

This includes general requirements, such as providing information and mandatory verifications, and specific requirements such as applying for Medicare. Clients who fail to cooperate with requirements may lose their health coverage.

See the Medical Assistance Cooperation policy and the MinnesotaCare Cooperation policy for more information.

Legal Citations

Code of Federal Regulations, title 42, sections 433.135 to 433.154
Minnesota Statutes, section 256L.04, subdivision 2

CREDIT: The content of this post has been copied or adopted from the Minnesota Healthcare Programs Eligibility Policy Manual, originally published by the Minnesota Department of Human Services.

This is also part of a series of posts on Minnesota Healthcare Eligibility Policies.