More Details on

CHIP

APPLYING

Can apply online or call.

 

Phone: Call 1-800-318-2596 (TTY: 1-855-889-4325).

 

Online: Fill out an application through the Health Insurance Marketplace, https://www.healthcare.gov/

You can apply for and enroll in Medicaid or CHIP any time of year. There’s no limited enrollment period for either Medicaid or CHIP. If you qualify, your coverage can start immediately.

CHIP benefits are different in each state. But all states provide comprehensive coverage, including:

  • Routine check-ups

  • Immunizations

  • Doctor visits

  • Prescriptions

  • Dental and vision care

  • Inpatient and outpatient hospital care

  • Laboratory and X-ray services

  • Emergency services

 

For more information, visit: https://www.healthcare.gov/medicaid-chip/childrens-health-insurance-program/