published to May 12, 2016
Open registration for the 2016 Marketplace Health Plans has ended.But if I qualify
Or, you can always enroll in health insurance and your coverage will begin immediately.
What is Medicaid and CHIP?
- Medicaid provides coverage for some low-income individuals, families and children, pregnant women, the elderly, and people with disabilities.
- Some states have expanded their Medicaid programs to cover everyone below a certain income level.
- CHIP provides low-cost health insurance for children whose income is too high to qualify for Medicaid. In some states, CHIP is also intended for parents and pregnant women.
Find out if you’re eligible
see screenerselect the second option, “Check if I’m eligible for Medicaid or CHIP,” and answer a few quick questions.
Already know you are qualified? There are two ways to apply for Medicaid and CHIP:
Click here for details Medicaid and CHIP eligibility.