Is Blue Cross Community Health Plans Right for Me?

Blue Cross Community Health PlansSM is offered to individuals and families with HealthChoice Illinois coverage. HealthChoice Illinois, or more commonly known as Illinois Medicaid, is provided by the Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HFS). First you apply for HealthChoice Illinois, and then you can choose BCCHP as your health plan.

HealthChoice Illinois offers a complete health insurance plan. For more information about HealthChoice Illinois, visit the HFS website here.

How Do I Join?

Joining is easy. There are two ways for you to enroll in HealthChoice Illinois, by phone or online. Illinois Client Enrollment Services will send you further information about choosing a health plan once you have enrolled.

Find a Doctor or Hospital

Use or Provider Finder® to search for doctors and other health care providers near you.

Need Help?

1-877-860-2837 (TTY/TDD 711)

We are available 24 hours a day, seven (7) days a week. The call is free

Join by Phone

Call Illinois Enrollment Services
Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The call is free.
1-877-912-8880
(TTY: 1-866-565-8576)


Join by Mail

Am I Eligible to Enroll?

For a step by step process to see if you should apply to HealthChoice Illinois, go to the ABE website here.

Generally, if at least ONE of the following describes you, then you may qualify for Illinois Medicaid: