MO HealthNet for Kids

This program provides healthcare coverage for children under 19 years of age whose family income falls within certain guidelines.

Who Is Eligible ?

A child:

MO HealthNet for Kids Non-SCHIP

Children (regardless of insurance status) are eligible if monthly net family income does not exceed the following:

Uninsured children whose income is over the above limits, and whose monthly gross family income is under 150% FPL, are also eligible.

Children with monthly family income above the limits referenced above may be eligible under the State Children’s Health Insurance Program if the following criteria are met.

MO HealthNet for Kids (SCHIP)

Children under age 1 at 185% of the federal poverty level:
Family Size Income Limit*
1 $1772
2 $2392
3 $3011
4 $3631
5 $4251
Children ages 1-5 at 133% of the federal poverty level:
Family Size Income Limit*
1 $1274
2 $1720
3 $2165
4 $2611
5 $3056
Children ages 6-18 at 100% of the federal poverty level:
Family Size Income Limit*
1  $958
2 $1293
3 $1628
4 $1963
5 $2298
300% of the federal poverty level:
Family Size Income Limit*
1 $2873
2 $3878
3 $4883
4 $5888
5 $6893
150% of the federal poverty level:
Family Size Income Limit*
1 $1437
2 $1939
3 $2442
4 $2944
5 $3447

For information regarding medical coverage included with MO HealthNet for Kids, see Medical Services-MO HealthNet.

Families in certain areas of the state will choose coverage through a health plan; others will receive services from MO HealthNet approved providers. View Health Plan Service Providers For Your Region