Iowa - Healthy and Well Kids in Iowa (hawk-i) Benefits
Program DescriptionHealthy and Well Kids in Iowa (hawk-i) is a program that provides free or low-cost health care coverage for Iowa children in families with limited incomes. The amount you pay is based on the income of the family, but no family pays more than $40 per month.
A child who qualifies for hawk-i health insurance will get all of his or her health care services through a health plan provider that has agreed to participate in the program. Beneficiaries receive a comprehensive package of health care benefits including vision, dental, and mental health services.
General Program RequirementsIn order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of Iowa, under 19 years of age, not covered by health insurance (including Medicaid), a U.S. national, citizen, legal alien, or permanent resident.
In order to qualify, you must have an annual household income (before taxes) that is below the following amounts:
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Your Next StepsThe following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.
Application ProcessFor an application and instructions, as well as a customer service phone number, visit:
Program Contact Information
If you have questions about the hawk-i program or about the application, you can send an e-mail. Fill in all the fields at the following URL, then click on submit: http://www.hawk-i.org/en_US/contactus.html
Or, call us, Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. through 7 p.m. at: 1-800-257-8563
TDD: 515-457-8051 or 1-888-422-2319
For more information, visit: http://www.hawk-i.org/en_US/