Become a Member

Choosing Health Insurance Shouldn't be StressfulMHS is a health insurance provider that has been proudly serving Indiana residents for two decades through Hoosier Healthwise, the Healthy Indiana Plan and Hoosier Care Connect.MHS also offers a qualified health plan through the Health Insurance Marketplace called Ambetter from MHS. All of our plans include quality, comprehensive coverage, with a provider network you can trust.
MHS is your choice for better healthcare. MHS is proud to serve the following programs. Members enrolled in any of the programs listed can choose MHS as their health insurance provider. Click on the plan name for more information about eligibility, coverage, and how to apply.

Hoosier Healthwise

Hoosier Healthwise (HHW) is the State of Indiana’s health care program for children, pregnant women, and families with low income. Based on family income, children up to age 19 may be eligible for coverage. HHW covers medical care like doctor visits, prescription medicine, mental health care, dental care, hospitalizations, surgeries, and family planning at little or no cost to the member or the member’s family.How do I apply? Call HHW 1-800-889-9949 or Visit

Healthy Indiana Plan

The new Healthy Indiana Plan (or “HIP 2.0”) is an affordable health insurance program from the State of Indiana for uninsured adult Hoosiers. The Healthy Indiana Plan pays for medical expenses and provides incentives for members to be more health conscious. The Healthy Indiana Plan provides coverage for qualified low-income Hoosiers ages 19 to 64, who are interested in participating in a low-cost, consumer-driven health care program. Hoosiers with incomes of up to $16,297 annually for an individual, $21,967 for a couple or $33,307 for a family of four are generally eligible to participate in the Healthy Indiana Plan.How do I apply? Call HIP 1-877-GET HIP9 (1-877-438-4479) or Visit

Hoosier Care Connect

Hoosier Care Connect is a new coordinated care program for Indiana Health Coverage Programs (IHCP) members age 65 and over, or with blindness or a disability who are residing in the community and are not eligible for Medicare. Members will select a managed care entity (MCE) responsible for coordinating care in partnership with their medical provider(s). Hoosier Care Connect members will receive all Medicaid-covered benefits in addition to care coordination services. Care coordination services will be individualized based on a member’s assessed level of need determined through a health screening.Learn more at

Pregnant and Uninsured?

Presumptive Eligibility for Pregnant Women (PEPW) is the state’s short-term health care option for low-income women who are pregnant and are applying for Medicaid. The process covers the cost of important prenatal care while waiting for Medicaid approval.Learn more about Hoosier Healthwise and PEPW at

We’re on the Health Marketplace: Ambetter from MHS

ambetter from MHS

Ambetter from MHS is a qualified health plan through the health insurance marketplace. We provide healthcare that fits your needs, at a price that fits your budget. All of our plans include quality, comprehensive coverage with a provider network you can trust.

Learn more about Ambetter at
Or, call 1-877-687-1182 (TYY/TDD 1-877-941-9232)

MHS members have access to special programs and services:

Already on Hoosier Healthwise or HIP?
You may be able to switch to MHS if you are in open enrollment or for a just cause or for cause reason. Contact your current health plan for more information.

Pregnant and on HIP?
Take these important next steps