Medicaid cards are issued to people who have Medicaid coverage. These cards are white, blue and green and look like a credit card.
Each card has raised letters that show the recipient's name, ID number, date of birth, sex and a two-digit card number.
On the back it has a stripe that swiped in doctor's offices that have the right equipment. Cards issued on or after
June 2011 also have a hologram in the upper right corner. Medicare cards are typically paper cards that are red, white and blue and include the beneficiary's Social Security Number. That is expected to change in the near future.