Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) provide no-cost or low-cost health coverage for eligible children in Tennessee. These programs provide health coverage for children so that they can get routine check-ups, immunizations and dental care to keep them healthy.
Even if your child has been turned down in the past or you don't know if they qualify, you may be able to get health coverage now.
Medicaid/CHIP Information in Tennessee
Medicaid in Tennessee
Call 1-800-318-2596 to talk with someone in Tennessee about TennCare.
CHIP in Tennessee
Call 1-800-318-2596 to talk with someone in Tennessee about CoverKids.
Medicaid/CHIP Dental Care in Tennessee
Medicaid and CHIP also cover dental care for children. Once your child has coverage use the tools below to find dental care in Tennessee: