Healthy and Well Kids in Iowa (Hawki)

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DHS waives all co-pays, premiums, and contributions during emergency declaration (Español)

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The Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) is offered through the Healthy and Well Kids in Iowa program, also known as Hawki. Iowa offers Hawki health coverage for uninsured children of working families.

No family pays more than $40 a month. Some families pay nothing at all. A child who qualifies for Hawki health insurance will get their health coverage through a Managed Care Organization (MCO). 

These are the MCOs or health plans you can choose from: 


Hawki Resources

Pay Your Hawki Premium (DHS waives all premiums during emergency declaration)


Hawki Member Services (Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
1-800-257-8563 (Toll Free)
For telephone accessibility assistance if you are deaf, hard-of-hearing, deaf-blind, or have difficulty speaking, call Relay Iowa TTY at 1-800-735-2942.
Llame al 1-800-735-2942, a Relay Iowa TTY (teléfono de texto para personas con problemas de audición, del habla y ceguera) si necesita asistencia telefónicamente.