CoverKids provides free, comprehensive health coverage for qualifying children age 18 and younger and pregnant women. It covers preventive health services, doctors visits, hospital visits, vaccinations, well-child visits, developmental screenings and mental health. Children also get vision and dental care.
CoverKids has low co-pays for medical services. Well-child visits and immunizations are free.
CoverKids applicants applying for child (non-pregnant) coverage must apply online by visiting tenncareconnect.tn.gov or by calling TennCare Connect at 1-855-259-0701.
There are two different CoverKids application options available to pregnant women: