Eligibility for Supplemental Security Income is determined by the Social Security Administration. Individuals qualifying for SSI are automatically entitled to Medical Assistance; therefore, there is no need for SSI recipients to apply for Medical Assistance.
For further explanation of the SSI program, contact the Social Security office in your area. You can also call Social Security toll-free at 1-800-772-1213.
Social Security Offices:
|Aberdeen, SD||(605) 226-7231|
|Sioux Falls, SD||1-877-274-5421|
|Rapid City, SD||1-866-964-7416|
|Watertown, SD||(605) 886-8284|
Individuals who are eligible are entitled to full Medical Assistance coverage. Covered services include doctor appointments, hospital stays, dental and vision services, prescription drugs, rehab/therapy, chiropractic, etc.