dual eligible

A Medicare beneficiary who also receives either a full range of Medicaid benefits offered in his or her state, or help with Medicare out-of-pocket expenses. (Also see Medicare Savings Programs, Qualified Medicare Beneficiary and Specified Low-Income Medicare...

Dual Eligible Special Needs Plans

Health plans that enroll beneficiaries who are entitled to both Medicare and Medicaid, and offer the opportunity of enhanced benefits by combining those available through both programs.