Who We Are
High quality and affordable health care is available to those eligible in Mississippi through the Medicaid program or Children via the CHIP program. Health Help can help connect you and your family with available health care options.
On March 23, 2010, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act was signed into law which created greater access to health for all Mississippians. Health Help serves as a resource to help Mississippians navigate the new benefits under health care reform.
What We Do
Health Help is a not-for-profit program that provides comprehensive enrollment and advocacy services to eligible Mississippians attempting to enroll and/or reapply for state benefits in Medicaid/CHIP. We also serve as a resource to help Mississippians navigate the new benefits under the Affordable Care Act such as Private insurance assistance (i.e., denied claims, coverage for children up to age 26) and education on the Health Insurance Marketplace. The toll-free number, 1-877-314-3843 accepts statewide calls, Monday-Friday from 9am–5pm from those needing help. This website, http://www.healthhelpms.org also ,offers information and assistance. Health Help will improve health care access to all individuals and families. All Health Help Services are free.
Health Help Counselors Can Help You
- Keep up-to-date on the latest Medicaid/CHIP information
- Understand your rights and responsibilities as a Beneficiary.
- Consumer appeals (Medicaid/CHIP/private insurance)
- Private insurance assistance (i.e., denied claims, coverage for children up to age 26)