PA CHIP Expands to Cover All Uninsured Children

    The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has agreed to expand Pennsylvania’s Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) for all uninsured children and teens up to age 19, regardless of family income.


    Services such as primary care, hospital care, prescriptions, vision, dental, home healthcare, mental health and substance abuse are covered under CHIP.


    Information and application assistance for AdultBasic, CHIP and Medical Assistance for Bucks County Residents: 1-800-462-0819 or 215-345-2260.


    PA Toll Free Number: 1-800-986-KIDS or

    Website: www.chipcoverspakids.com (CHIP only)


    1-800-Go-BASIC (adultBasic) or

    CHIP and adultBasic www.ins.state.pa.us