Highmark Blue Shield

Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

Covered benefits:

  • Doctor Office Visits
  • Immunizations and Annual Exams
  • Diagnostic Testing and Lab Work
  • Prescription Drugs
  • Dental Care (including exams, fillings and extractions)
  • Vision Care (including exams and eyeglasses)
  • Hearing Care
  • Emergency Care
  • Outpatient Surgery
  • 90 Inpatient Hospital Days Annually
  • Mental Health and Substance Abuse Treatment
  • Home Health Care
  • Rehabilitation Therapies

*There may be copays required for Low-Cost and Full Cost CHIP only and limits on visits or services on all CHIP coverage. Please call for details.

Covered services are paid-in-full when performed by network providers. In central Pennsylvania and the Lehigh Valley, eligible children receive health coverage benefits through the PremierBlue SM Shield Network of participating providers.

This health care program may not cover all of your child's health care expenses. Read the benefit booklet carefully to determine which health care services are covered.

Dental care is provided by United Concordia Companies, Inc. Vision Care is provided by Davis Vision, Inc. United Concordia and Davis Vision are independent companies that do not provide Highmark Blue Shield products or services.