You can enroll your child(ren) any time of year!
Florida Healthy Kids offers quality, child-centric comprehensive health services to children ages 5 through 18 who are not Medicaid-eligible. Whenever you face health insurance choices, see if your family can save by switching to Florida KidCare. All members receive benefits to meet your kids’ health care needs during and beyond COVID-19, at no extra cost.
Total plan costs for children ages 5 through 18 are based on household size and income.
Plan coverage includes doctor visits, immunizations, dental care, vision services, emergency care, hospital stays, mental health/behavioral health services and more. Whether you already have insurance for your child, or if your child is not currently covered, consider Florida KidCare for your children’s coverage today! The application is free and enrollment is open year-round.
Compare your child’s current health insurance plan and see if we’re a better fit for your family!
|Florida Healthy Kids Out-of-Pocket Costs Effective January 1, 2020||Your Child's Current Health Insurance Plan|
|Outpatient Services||Up to a $5 copay
$0 for preventive care
$5 copay per office visit
|Maternity Services and Newborn Care||$0|
|Organ Transplant Services||$0|
|Nursing Facility Services||$0|
|Durable Medical Equipment and Prosthetic Devices||$0|
|Prescriptions||$5 copay per prescription for up to a 31-day supply|
|Mental Health Services||
Inpatient - $0
Outpatient - $5 copay per office visit
|Substance Use Services||
Inpatient - $0, Outpatient - $5 copay per office visit
$10 copay per visit (waived if admitted or authorized by PCP)
|Home Health Services||$5 copay|
|Hospice Services||$5 copay|
$5 copay per visit
$10 copay for corrective lenses
|Emergency Transportation Services||$10 copay per trip|
Does your current health insurance plan cover these needs? For more information about changing plans or whether your family is eligible you can visit our FAQs.
Florida KidCare is designed specifically with kids in mind. That’s why our coverage provides your child with access to the services they need at each stage of growth and development.
All our plans offer a choice of local doctors, dentists, specialists, hospitals, pharmacies and other health and dental service providers.
Free bonus benefits are available under all Florida Healthy Kids plans:
CVS pharmacy discount card
Weight management program tools
Water safety/ swim lessons
Tobacco/vaping and substance use cessation programs
24-hour nurse and behavioral health phone lines
Applying is easy, during your employer’s Open Enrollment or ANY time of year. Florida KidCare applications are open year-round! We help you find the best fit for your family, whether it’s with a Florida Healthy Kids plan or another Florida KidCare program.
From birth through the end of age 18, Florida children are eligible for head to toe coverage, no matter where one or both parents are working. If you’re interested in applying for Florida KidCare coverage for your child(ren), use this simple cost calculator to estimate what your monthly premium payment would be. Most families pay nothing at all, and many pay as little as just $15 or $20 a month for all children in the household.
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To qualify for Florida KidCare coverage, a child must be a U.S. citizen or lawfully-residing immigrant and meet all other eligibility requirements. Coverage options are available for qualifying children from birth through the end of age 18.
Important: Your results are subject to the accuracy of the information provided. This calculator does not guarantee the acceptance of any application nor does it determine eligibility.
You can contact Florida KidCare at 1-888-540-5437 Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. (ET) or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.