How do I qualify for ICP Medicaid?

To qualify for Institutional Care Program (ICP) Medicaid, a person must be:

  • 65 or older or disabled
  • A U.S. Citizen or qualified noncitizen
  • A Florida resident
  • Determined to be in need of skilled nursing care
  • Placed in a nursing home that participates in the Medicaid program
  • Having assets and income within the program limit
    • Asset Limit: $2,000 for an individual and $3,000 for a couple



"Medicare & You" – The Official U.S. Government Medicare Handbook

Still have questions?

If you live or have a case in Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas or Sarasota counties, we may be able to help.

How do I apply? Am I eligible?

Call (800) 625-2257

to apply for service.

Or complete our online application

and we will call you back.