Basic Health Plus is a Medicaid program for children in qualified households. If you are eligible for Basic Health, your children may be eligible for Basic Health Plus. If your children are not living in your household, you may be able to enroll them in Basic Health, but not Basic Health Plus.
The chart below lists the benefits for the two programs.
|Basic Health benefits||Basic Health Plus benefits|
|No vision benefits||Vision benefits available|
|No dental benefits||Dental benefits available|
|Emergency transportation (ambulance) only||Non-emergency transportation to medical services|
|Waiting period for pre-existing conditions||No waiting period for pre-existing conditions|
|Deductible and coinsurance on some services||No deductible or coinsurance|