Wisconsin Medicaid and BadgerCare Plus
Tuberculosis (TB) Only Related Services
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Tuberculosis (TB) Only Related Services is
ForwardHealth’s plan for those who have been diagnosed with tuberculosis
but do not meet the rules to enroll in Wisconsin Medicaid or BadgerCare
Plus. The TB-Only Related Services Plan helps pay some medical costs for
the care of tuberculosis (TB) infection or TB disease.
To enroll in this plan, a person must meet
income and asset rules and have been infected with TB. For one person,
the monthly income limit is $1,481 (gross) and the asset limit is $2,000
For a minor, age 18 or younger living at home,
some of the parents’ income and assets may be counted.
TB-Only Related Services will ONLY cover
services directly related to the care of TB. These include:
Laboratory test and x-rays,
Services designed to encourage completion
of treatment, and/or
Services needed due to side effects of
prescribed drugs for TB care.
Please Note: This plan does not pay for
hospital stays or room and board.
How to Apply
To see if you may be able to get TB-Only
Related Services, apply with your local agency. To find your local
agency, go to
dhs.wisconsin.gov/ForwardHealth/imagency/ or contact Member Services
For More Information
The Department of Health Services (DHS) is an
equal opportunity employer and service provider. If you have a
disability and need to access this information in an alternate format,
or need it translated to another language, please call (608) 266-3356
(voice) or 1-888-701-1251 (TTY). All translation services are free of
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