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Medicaid Managed Care Plans We Accept

Most people covered by Medicaid in the Chicago metro area must select (or be auto-enrolled into) a Medicaid managed care plan. If you want your child to receive services at Lurie Children's, please make sure to select a plan that includes Lurie Children's.

Determining health care benefits and coverage is very complicated. It is best to verify your coverage by reviewing your plan's benefit book or contacting your plan's customer service department for details on:

  • Eligibility
  • Member's financial responsibility: deductible, co-pay and co-insurance
  • Plan's policy for referrals, prior-authorization or precertification
  • Covered and non-covered services
  • Network status of providers

Specialty Networks

Insurance companies may utilize specialty networks for some services, including but not limited to: mental health, rehabilitation (therapy), eye and/or dental care.Please be sure to call your insurance company before making an appointment to confirm that both the hospital and provider are covered by your plan.

Accepted 2021 Medicaid Managed Care Plans

  • Aetna Better Health
  • Blue Cross Community Family Health Plan      
  • CountyCare 
  • Meridian Health Plan         
  • Molina Healthcare 
  • YouthCare

Learn more about Medicaid and redetermination.

Cost Estimate Tool

Lurie Children’s understands that pricing for healthcare services can be complicated based on insurance coverage and specific plan details. We provide a cost estimation tool for our patient families to use. For any questions regarding estimates, please call 312.227.1333.