Rhode Island RIte Care (SCHIP)
Managing Agency Rhode Island http://www.ri.gov/index.php
Program DescriptionRIte Care is Rhode Island's Medicaid managed care program that provides families on the Family Independence Program and eligible uninsured pregnant women, parents, and children up to age 19 with comprehensive health insurance coverage.
General Program RequirementsIn order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of Rhode Island, under 19 years of age or be a primary care giver with a child under the age of 19 or be pregnant, not covered by health insurance (including Medicaid), and a U.S. national, citizen, legal alien, or permanent resident.
Depending on your income level, you may have to pay a premium for coverage. Please see this state's program information for details.
Your Next StepsThe following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this benefit.
Application ProcessTo apply for this program, please contact your local administering agency:
Program Contact Information
To learn more about Rhode Island Rite Care, please visit: http://go.usa.gov/gg5
You can ask questions about Rite Care, have the application form sent to you or apply by phone: 401-462-5300
TTY users please visit: http://www.dhs.ri.gov/Portals/0/Uploads/Documents/Public/TYY_how_to_connect.pdf