Monthly Archives: May 2012

Eligibility: Age and U.S Citizenship/Residency requirements

As a quick recap of the last post, to be eligible for the children’s CHIP/Medicaid program in Idaho a child or teen must meet requirements in three areas: Age Citizenship or Legal Residency Status Income In this post we’ll address … Continue reading

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Who is eligible for children’s CHIP/Medicaid in Idaho?

To be eligibility for the children’s CHIP/Medicaid program in Idaho, a child or teen must meet three requirements: Age – a child must be under 19 years old Citizenship / Legal Residency Status – a child must be a U.S. … Continue reading

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Community Outreach: “Picnic in the Park”

One great summer outreach opportunity in Idaho is Picnic in the Park (also known as the “Simplified Summer Food Program”; it may be referred to by other names in different parts of the state). From the program brochure: This program makes sure … Continue reading

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About the children’s CHIP/Medicaid program in Idaho

About the Children’s CHIP/Medicaid Program in Idaho Idaho has a Medicaid program (which covers children up to 133% of the Federal Poverty Level, or FPL), and an Expanded Medicaid program, also known as “CHIP”, which covers children up to 185% … Continue reading

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Who are we?

The Partnership for Healthier Idaho Kids is dedicated to increasing the enrollment of underserved Idaho children and teens in Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). It is a project of Mountain States Group, Inc. The purpose of our … Continue reading

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