Low Cost Health Care/Insurance

CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Program)

Telephone Number: 1-800-986-KIDS (5437)

CHIP is Pennsylvania’s program to provide health insurance to all uninsured children&teens who are not eligible for or enrolled in medical assistance. An application available in English/Spanish can be completed on line, by phone, or by mail.

Healthy York Network (HYN)

116 S. George Street
Suite 101
York, PA 17401

Family First Health
1275 York Road
Suite 17
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Telephone: (York) 1-717-812-2990 or 1-800-429-2430
Telephone: (Adams) 1-717-334-0206

Email: HYN@Wellspan.org

Healthy York Network is a group of partners working to improve access to healthcare for those who are uninsured&underinsured in the York/Adams area. There is no fee to belong to HYN and people in the program will receive discounts from doctors in the program. Applications can be obtained on-line or at above address. Proof of income and copies of household bills are needed to apply.

Medicaid Sites

United Healthcare Children’s Foundation
P.O. Box 41
Minneapolis, MN 55440-0041
Telephone: 1-952-992-4459
Website: www.uhccf.org

United Healthcare Community Plan

Member Services Telephone: 1-800-905-8671

Website:  www.uhccommunityplan.com

Member Elegibility Telephone: 1-800-642-3515
Member Service Telephone: 1-800-392-1147
Website: www.gatewayhealthplan.com

AmeriHealth Caritas
MADN Telephone: 1-877-693-8271
Member Service Telephone: 1-888-991-7200
Website: www.amerihealthcaritas.com

UPMC For You
Prospective Member Telephone: 1-888-424-2972
Member Services Telephone: 1-800-286-4242 & 1-866-353-4345
Website: www.upmchealthplan.com/members/foryou

Telephone: 1-800-435-8742

Member Services Telephone:  1-866-638-1232
Website: www.aetna.com

List of telephone numbers and websites for medicaid providers in our area. Please contact them for more information.


130 North Duke Street
York, PA 17401-1113

Telephone: 1-717-771-1100 or 1-800-692-7462

Department of Public Welfare has many programs and resources to help individuals and families live healthier lives. The Access card can be issued to those eligible for medical assistance. The card is a way for medical providers to verify eligibility for medical services.