> Iowa - Healthy and Well Kids in Iowa (hawk-i)
Healthy and Well Kids in Iowa (hawk-i) is a program that provides free or low-cost health care coverage for Iowa children in families with limited incomes. The amount you pay is based on the income of the family, but no family pays more than $20 per month.A child who qualifies for hawk-I health insurance will get all of his or her health care services through a health plan provider that has agreed to participate in the program. Beneficiaries receive a comprehensive package of health care benefits including vision, dental, and mental health services.
General Program Requirements:
In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the State of Iowa, under 19 years of age, not covered by health insurance (including Medicaid), a US national, citizen, legal alien, or permanent resident, and you must have an annual household income before taxes of less than $29,140 if two people live in the household; $36,620 if three people live in the household; $44,100 if four people live in the household; $51,580 if five people live in the household; $59,060 if six people live in the household; $66,540 if seven people live in the household; $74,020 if eight people live in the household; and $81,500 if more than eight people live in the household. For larger households, add $7,480 for each additional person in the home. Depending on your income level, you may have to pay a premium for coverage. Please see this state's program information for details.
For an application and instructions, as well as a customer service phone number, visit:
Program Contact Information:
If you have questions about the hawk-i program or about the application, you can send an e-mail. Fill in all the fields at the following URL, then click on submit:
Or, Call us, Mon to Fri, 7am to 7pm at
TDD: 1-515-457-8051 or 1-888-422-2319
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