Alabama Alabama ALL Kids-Children's Health Insurance Application Information
Alabama ALL Kids-Children's Health Insurance is an initiative by the State of Alabama that provides healthcare coverage for children and teenagers within the State of Alabama. The beneficiaries of this initiative are usually from families whose income is higher than the Medicaid eligibility set amount, but still lower than 300% of the Federal Poverty Level. The Alabama ALL Kids-Children's Health Insurance is administered by the Alabama Department of Public Health. This initiative provides an array of services some of which include dental care, eye care, prescriptions, physician services, etc.
ALL Kids is a low cost and comprehensive insurance healthcare program for children below the age of 19. With this healthcare plan, families have various payment options, i.e. families can either make income based premiums or make co-payments. This ensures that families will be able to afford the healthcare benefits associated with ALL Kids regardless of their financial situations.
Some of the benefits associated with ALL Kids are;
- Regular immunizations.
- Regular checkups.
- Eye care.
- Dental care.
- Mental healthcare.
- Substance abuse services.
- Sick child doctor visits.
- Hospitalization, among others.
The basic requirements a child needs to meet to qualify for the Alabama ALL Kids program includes:
- Living in the State of Alabama.
- Under the age of 19.
- Not be covered by or eligible for Medicaid.
- Be a citizen of the United States of America or an eligible immigrant.
- Not be residing in an institution.
- PEEHIP and State Education Employees.
Eligibility is also determined by family size, including unborn children. You can use the table available at this link http://adph.org/allkids/assets/Eng.mon.color.pdf to know whether or not you qualify for the Alabama ALL Kids program.
Alabama ALL Kids-Children's Health Insurance Application Instructions
There are four main ways of application; online application, personal application, application via phone and application via mail/fax.
The online application process for the Alabama ALL Kids program can be done by clicking here where one will obtain the application form, fill it out and submit it to the relevant authority.
This form of application is done by visiting any County Health Department or health and community agency and picking up the Alabama ALL Kids application. After filling it out with the relevant information, one can submit it to the relevant authority and find out whether or not they qualify for the program.
Application via Phone
Alabama ALL Kids has a toll free line that interested applicants can call and request for the application form. The number is 1-888-373-KIDS (5437). After calling this number, the members of staff will mail or email you the application form and answer any questions you may have regarding the application process.
Application via Mail/Fax
After obtaining the application form using any of the above methods, one can mail or fax their filled out application form to either:
P.O. Box 304839
Montgomery, Alabama† 36130-4839
Fax your application to (334) 206-3783