· Hoosier Healthwise is a health care program available to children up to age 19, pregnant women, and low-income families with children. If you are in one of these categories of people and your income is below 150% of the federal poverty level (FPL) you may qualify for Package A and not be charged a premium. If you are a child and live in a family with an income between 150% and 200% of the FPL, you may qualify for Package C and you will have to pay a small premium for coverage, ranging from $22 to $50.
· Hoosier Healthwise provides comprehensive coverage to enrollees. This includes doctor visits, preventive well-child visits, prescription drugs, dental and vision care, labs and x-ray services, mental health, hospitalization, as well as other services.
· Children with private health insurance can enroll in Hoosier Healthwise depending on family size and household income. Call Hoosier Healthwise for more detail on eligibility or visit online at http://www.in.gov/fssa/ompp/2544.htm.