Insure Kids Now - Questions and Answers

Children from insured families have better chances for wellness and appropriate care. Every state has a health insurance program for infants and children of working parents, which is often independent of the family's immigration status. On this Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) web site (also in Spanish), Head Start health managers, program staff, and parents will find easy-to-read answers to frequently asked questions: How can I get more information on my states program? What services does it cover? Is this a welfare program? How much does it cost? Who qualifies?

Questions and Answers

Here are some questions and answers that may be helpful for families applying for low- cost or no-cost health insurance for their children. Read about the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and Medicaid. Learn why health insurance is so important. Find out about eligibility information, covered services, costs for families, and how to apply. More>>

Insure Kids Now - Questions and Answers. Insure Kids Now. HHS/HRSA. n.d. English. Web Site.

Last Reviewed: April 2009

Last Updated: July 10, 2014