August 1, 2014
The Participant and Provider Manuals are both completely updated with the newest forms and information. Please make sure you have the most recent version. Participant Manual Provider Manual
February 17, 2014
The 2014 Household Income Guidelines are now available through the Participant Eligibility page.
December 30, 2013
Effective on 1/1/2014, the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH), Children's Special Health Care Services (CSHCS) Program will implement changes to V5010 835 Electronic Remittance Advice (ERA). The ISDH, CSHCS will be populating TRN04 - Reference Identification with the value 400C(2-digit Fiscal Year)SNM
. This new value represents the CSHCS PROGRAM within the ISDH Agency. Please make changes accordingly to accommodate this newly populated data element. CSHCS Provider Bulletin 0011
September 18, 2013
Please make note of our new mailing address:
Indiana State Department of Health
Children's Special Health Care Services
2 N. Meridian St., Section 5C
Indianapolis, IN 46204
May 21, 2013
Effective June 1, 2013, our Notice of Privacy Practices is changing. The new version can be accessed in English
here and also on the Participant Eligibility page.
April 9, 2013New Law Concerning Immigration Status for Participants and Applicants Who are 18 Years and Older
The Indiana State Department of Health is now required to verify that any individual 18 years or older, who is currently on the Children’s Special Health Care Services Program, or who is applying for the Children’s Special Health Care Services program, is either a U.S. citizen or a qualified alien.
The following form must be used to verify the immigration status, and can be signed by the applicant’s parent or guardian. The form must be sent in with any application if the applicant is 18 years or older.
Restrictions on Public Benefits to Illegal Aliens