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April 7, 2020 | Number of The Day
New Medicaid applications since NJ stay-at-home order went into effect

The Department of Human Services has received more than 12,000 new NJ FamilyCare applications electronically since the March 21 Executive Order implementing a statewide stay-at-home policy. Additional applications also are being received through the 21 county boards of social services. Any New Jersey resident who qualifies can apply for Medicaid/NJ FamilyCare benefits online.