Frequently Asked Questions

What is Take Charge Plus?

Take Charge Plus is health coverage for family planning services, medicines, supplies, transportation, and more. Click here to see more information about Take Charge Plus.

What does Take Charge Plus cover?

(Services, prescriptions, and equipment must be related to family planning.)

  • Doctor visits (a limit of 7 visits per year)
  • Prescriptions
  • Birth Control (Including pills, patches, implants, injections, condoms, and IUDs)
  • Contraceptive counseling
  • Lab work
  • Testing and treatment for sexually transmitted infections (STIs)
  • Voluntary sterilization for both men and women
  • Vaccines for both men and women for the prevention of HPV (the virus that causes cervical cancer in women)
  • Transportation for family planning appointments
  • Treatment of certain birth control related complications

How do I qualify for Take Charge Plus?

Males and females with income equal to or below these limits may qualify for coverage.

 


Family Size


Monthly Income Limit

1 $1,387
2 $1,868
3 $2,349
4 $2,829
5 $3,310
6 $3,791
7 $4,272
8 $4,752

For each extra person, add

$481

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Can I have other insurance?

Yes, you can have other insurance and still qualify for Take Charge Plus.

Will I get a Medicaid card?

Yes, if you qualify for coverage, you will get a Medicaid card.

How do I apply for Take Charge Plus coverage?

You can apply online, through the mail, or over the telephone. For more information about how to apply, click here to visit the Self-Service Portal.