If your income is below any amount listed, your child could be eligible for Medical Assistance. For more details, please call 800.543.7101.
1 If your income is below the lower income limit, your child could be eligible for Medical Assistance.
2 Income guidelines according to the January 21, 2022, Federal Register. FPIGs are effective for CHIP for March 1, 2022.
The bottom income limit for CHIP forms the upper income limit for Medicaid. The Affordable Care Act permits an income disregard of 5% of the upper Medicaid limit for applicants with incomes near the limit. This provision could result in some CHIP applicants being referred to the Department of Public Welfare if the household income is near the upper Medicaid limit.
CHIP coverage is issued by Keystone Health Plan® Central through a contract with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Blue Cross Dental℠ and Blue Cross Vision℠ are issued by Capital Advantage Assurance Company®. Capital Advantage Assurance Company and Keystone Health Plan Central are subsidiaries of Capital Blue Cross. All are independent licensees of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association. Communications are issued by Capital Blue Cross in its capacity as administrator of programs and provider relations.