Healthy Kids is a health insurance program for children who can’t get other publicly funded insurance programs. The County Children’s Health Initiative Program, also called CCHIP, is a part of the Healthy Kids program in San Francisco.
Benefits and Services
Healthy Kids offers medical, dental, and vision care for children for a very low cost. Covered services include:
- Doctor Visits
- Vision Care
- Hospital & Emergency Room Care
- Prescription Drugs
- Regular Check-Up’s and Immunizations (shots)
- OB/GYN Services and Pregnancy Care
- Family Planning
- Substance Abuse Programs
- Mental Health Services
- Specialty Care
- Dental Care – Through Delta Dental
Healthy Kids members pay $189 per member, per year. Co-pays for care are between $10 and $15. Financial aid is available.
Do I Qualify?
Children can join the Healthy Kids program if they meet the following:
- Under 19 years of age
- San Francisco resident
- Must not be able to join Medi-Cal
- Within the income rules
The Healthy Kids program is available to children no matter their immigration status or pre-existing conditions.
How to Apply
You can apply for the Healthy Kids program at any time. Please call our Healthy Kids Enrollment Team at 1(415) 777-9992 for an appointment.