What is Florida KidCare?
Florida KidCare is the State of Florida’s high-quality, low-cost health insurance for children. The program was created through Title XXI of the Social Security Act and later reauthorized in 2009. Through its four partners, including Florida Healthy Kids, the program covers children from birth through age 18:
Administers the Florida Healthy Kids program for childred ages 5 through 18.
Determines eligibility for the non-Medicaid parts of the program.
Collects monthly premiums.
Manages the Florida Kidcare Customer service center.