> Nebraska Kids Connection (SCHIP)
Kids Connection is the state children's health insurance program (SCHIP) being developed as an extension of Medicaid in Nebraska. Its purpose is to provide health care to low-income uninsured children all across the state.
General Program Requirements:
In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of Nebraska, under 19 years of age or be a primary care giver with a child under the age of 19, 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 $25,908 if two people live in the household; $32,568 if three people live in the household; $39,228 if four people live in the household; $45,888 if five people live in the household; $52,548 if six people live in the household; $59,208 if seven people live in the household; $65,868 if eight people live in the household; and $72,528 if more than eight people live in the household. For larger households, add $6,660 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 you may call (877) 632-5437 or download an application from the following site:
Program Contact Information:
For more information on Nebraska Kids Connection and how to apply, please visit: