Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

In partnership with CMS, CHIP provides low-cost health coverage to children in families whose income may exceed the requirements to qualify for Medicaid. 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 Covers:

  • Routine check-ups
  • Immunizations
  • Doctor visits
  • Prescriptions
  • Dental and vision care
  • Inpatient and outpatient hospital care
  • Laboratory and X-ray services
  • Emergency services