> Rhode Island RIte Care (SCHIP)
RIte Care is Rhode Island's Medicaid managed care program that provides families on the Family Independence Program and eligible uninsured pregnant women, parents, and children up to age 19 with comprehensive health insurance coverage.
General Program Requirements:
In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of Rhode Island, under 19 years of age or be a primary care giver with a child under the age of 19 or be pregnant, 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 $27,075 if one person lives in the household; $36,425 if two people live in the household; $45,775 if three people live in the household; $55,125 if four people live in the household; $64,475 if five people live in the household; $73,825 if six people live in the household; $83,175 if seven people live in the household; $92,525 if eight people live in the household. For larger households, add $9,350 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.
To apply for this program, please contact your local administering agency:
Program Contact Information:
To learn more about Rhode Island Rite Care, please visit:
You can ask questions about Rite Care, have the application form sent to you or apply by phone:
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