Mississippi Medicaid/CHIP eligibility information

State: Mississippi

Population: 2,982,879

Population 0-18 years: 707,663

Medicaid enrolled: 362,000

CHIP enrolled: 88,491

CHIP program: Mississippi CHIP

CHIP application portal: https://medicaid.ms.gov/how-to-apply/

Contact number: 1-800-421-2408

Medicaid Eligibility

0-1 years: 194% of FPL (federal poverty level)

0-5 years: 143% of FPL (federal poverty level)

6-18 years: 133% of FPL (federal poverty level)

CHIP Eligibility

209% of FPL (federal poverty level)

For reference, FPL can be viewed at https://aspe.hhs.gov/topics/poverty-economic-mobility/poverty-guidelines