Kentucky Children's Health Insurance Program (KCHIP) Benefits
Program DescriptionThe Kentucky Children's Health Insurance Program (KCHIP) provides free or low cost health insurance for Kentucky's children. KCHIP covers everything from checkups to prescriptions, from broken bones to booster shots, eyeglasses, hearing aids, dental care, hospital care and more.
General Program RequirementsIn order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of Kentucky, 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 ProcessTo download or request an application, for information on the application process, and phone numbers to call with questions or to call for assistance with the application, please visit this website:
Program Contact Information
For more information, visit: http://kidshealth.ky.gov/en/kchip/