The Alabama Health Insurance Premium Payment (HIPP) Program is designed to save money for Medicaid families with high healthcare costs. The program pays most out-of-pocket medical expenses for qualifying Medicaid recipients and reimburses policyholders for the cost of health insurance provided by an employer or COBRA. Some recipients may also qualify to receive reimbursement for the cost of a family health insurance policy premium. LEARN MORE.
ALL Kids is an Alabama Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) administered by the Alabama Department of Public Health. This low-cost, comprehensive healthcare coverage program for children under age 19 includes benefits such as regular checkups and immunizations, sick child doctor visits, prescriptions, vision and dental care, hospitalization, mental health and substance abuse services, and other services. ALL Kids uses Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama to provide medical and mental health services through their preferred provider network (PPO). LEARN MORE.
UAB Hospital’s Charity Care Program is designed for uninsured or underinsured patients of the Kirklin Clinic of UAB Hospital or affiliated clinics. Applicants may qualify for financial assistance, which is based on household size and household income. To receive an application, ask your UAB healthcare provider.