Children's Health Insurance Program

About CHIP

The Children's Health Insurance Program — or CHIP — is Pennsylvania's program to provide health coverage to uninsured children and teens who are not eligible for or enrolled in Medical Assistance. Regardless of the reasons your children might not have health insurance, CHIP may be able to help you. 


In this section, you will find information about:

What is CHIP?

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CHIP History

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Reasons to be Insured

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CHIP Enrollment

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