Kids Connection: Nebraska Medicaid Program

Address: PO Box 85801
Lincoln, NE 68509-85801
Phone: (402) 323-7455 Email: Website:

State CHIP Program

Department of Health and Human Services


Kids Connection is an expansion of Medicaid as health care coverage for qualified children who are without other health insurance and who do not qualify for Medicaid. Federally called the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), it provides the same services covered under Medicaid. This program: Improves the access and continuity of care for children age 18 years and younger; Establishes consistent preventive care; Reduces state administrative burden to establish eligibility; Improves Medicaid’s goal of easier and faster enrollment/eligibility process. 

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