What is MIChild?
MIChild is a state-run program that helps Michigan families get the health care they need for their uninsured children.
For $10 a month, you’ll get complete medical, dental, vision, hearing and prescription coverage for all of your children under age 19. There’s no deductible, and there’s no copay when you visit a participating doctor.
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan helps uninsured children receive the health insurance coverage they need.
What does it cover?
Our MIChild plan covers services such as:
- Emergency care
- Hospital treatment
- Prescription drugs
- Well-baby care and child care visits
- Health exams
- Vision and hearing care
If you’d like to review a complete list of benefits in our plan, visit the MIChild plan page.
Are my children eligible?
To qualify for MIChild, your children must be:
- Michigan residents
- U.S. citizens
- Under the age of 19
- Currently without any form of health insurance, including Medicaid
- In a family that meets the program’s income limits
To learn how to enroll, visit the MIChild program website. You can also call 1-888-988-6300 for help or an application.