Now more adults aged 19-64 can get no-cost insurance through expanded eligibility in Missouri!


Doctor visits


Hospital stays


Dental and vision

No-cost health insurance with Healthy Blue

Healthy Blue offers these benefits to our members through MO HealthNet Managed Care, the Medicaid program in Missouri.

Why Healthy Blue

Our family of Blue has more than three decades of experience in Medicaid, providing access to quality, no-cost healthcare. And now with Healthy Blue, MO HealthNet Managed Care members in Missouri can get Blue, too.

Do you qualify?

You may qualify if:

You live in Missouri

Your monthly income is less than the amount below

Who needs health insurance?

How many people live in your house?

Count everyone who is on the same tax return as you and your minor children who live with you. Pregnant women should also count their unborn child(ren).

You may qualify if your monthly income is less than:

Please make your selection above

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Your Healthy Blue benefits

Nothing is more important than keeping you and your family healthy. We offer the care you need, plus extra benefits just for our members.

Get the care you need from a doctor you choose. We have thousands of doctors in our plan, including many specialists. 
If you must get care in the hospital, you’re covered. Benefits also include urgent and emergency care.
Wellness visits (annual exams) are one of the best ways to help protect your health. You won’t pay anything for these visits or the immunizations (shots) you need to stay healthy.
If you are pregnant, all your pregnancy care, including labor and delivery, is included in your benefits. Your newborn baby’s care is also covered.
Healthy teeth are an important part of your overall health. Dental care is provided by DentaQuest. Eligible members can receive routine oral exams, cleanings, X-rays, extractions, fillings and medically necessary emergency procedures from an oral surgeon.
Eligible members can receive an annual eye exam and glasses through MARCH® Vision Care once every two years or every year for members age 20 and younger.

Extra benefits for kids

  • Membership to one of the following:
    • 4-H Club annual membership for members ages 5-18
    • Free Boy Scout or Girl Scout membership for eligible members grades K-8
    • No-cost membership to participating Boys & Girls clubs for eligible members ages 6-18

Extra benefits for pregnant women and new moms

  • Home delivered meals after delivery
  • Electric breast pump for expecting mothers
  • Childbirth and breastfeeding classes

Extra benefits to help you live well

  • No-cost access to WW® (formerly Weight Watchers) meetings and online subscriptions
  • Cost of HiSET exam covered for members 16 and older
  • Hypoallergenic bedding for qualifying members with asthma
  • No-cost cellphone with monthly minutes, data and texts

Note: Some benefits have eligibility requirements.

Our doctors and hospitals

Our plan includes major hospital systems throughout Missouri. We work with thousands of doctors to make getting medical care easy. Use our search tool to see all the providers in our plan.

How to join Healthy Blue

Apply for MO HealthNet benefits


Visit myDSS and choose “Apply for Health Benefits”


Use the pre-screening tool, then follow the prompts to create an account. You may receive a message saying you are not eligible. You should still fill out and submit your application by choosing "next" on the screen.


Complete the online application

You can apply for MO HealthNet at any time. Enrollment is year-round.

After you are approved for benefits, you’ll be assigned to a health plan. You can choose a different health plan using one of the ways listed below.

Change your health plan to Healthy Blue

It’s easy to change plans in one of these ways:

Go to the enrollment website

Call the MO HealthNet Managed Care Enrollment Helpline at 800-348-6627 (TTY 711), Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. (except holidays)

Complete and return the change form that you received in the mail

You can change your health plan:

Each year in your open enrollment period

In the first 90 days of enrollment in MO HealthNet Managed Care (see your member handbook for reasons that may allow you to change after your 90 days)

Have questions or need help?

For health plan changes

Call the MO HealthNet Managed Care Enrollment Helpline at 800-348-6627 (TTY 711).

For help applying for benefits

Call the Family Support Division’s Information Center at 855-373-4636, Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.