Medical Eligibility

Children's Health Insurance ProgramDoctor Check-Up

The South Dakota's Medicaid program for children under the age 19 and the Children's Health Insurance Program, more commonly referred to as CHIP, provide quality health care (including regular check-ups, Well-Child Care exams, dental and vision care) for children and youth.

To be eligible, children must be under the age of 19 and current residents of South Dakota.

Children who are uninsured or already have health insurance may be eligible based on income and eligibility guidelines.