Now that you have joined the millions of citizens registered in Medicaid or CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Program) coverage, it’s critical to use your new health insurance plan.

If you have concerns, you should contact your state’s insurance company. When you visit health government online portals, scroll down and choose your country from the menu at the bottom of these pages.

Tips to get started

Read on to learn some additional tips that can help begin the enrollment process.

  • You can contact the provider’s network using the phone number listed on your eligibility letter or the back of your membership card.
  • Consult your pharmacist or doctor. They will let you know if they accept CHIP, Medicaid, or the health plan you’ve chosen. They may also be able to answer any questions you have about the services that are covered.
  • If you did not receive an enrollment card and are unsure whether or not you are covered, contact your state agency immediately.
  • Your registration letter will help you obtain medical care or fill a treatment plan if you’ve not received your membership card.

Find out how to purchase your new Medicaid or CHIP coverage.