Children's Special Health Care Services (CSHCS) program enrolls persons, newborn to 26 years of age, who have any one of 2700 medical diagnoses which are chronic, severe, and requires treatment by a specialist. Persons with a diagnosis of cystic fibrosis, hemophilia and sickle cell disorders may be eligible to be enrolled for life. CSHCS does not cover developmental, behavioral or intellectual conditions.
Once enrolled, CSHCS helps persons with chronic health problems by providing:
How to Enroll
To enroll contact the local office:
Branch - 517-279-9561 ext. 146
Hillsdale - 517-473-7395 ext. 146
St. Joseph County - 269-273-2161 ext. 210
Or call the family phone line at 1-800-359-3722
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If you are currently on a Medicaid Health Plan and are having an issue please try to resolve by calling your health plan. If you cannot resolve the issue, please feel free to call the beneficiary helpline at 1-800-642-3195.
Medicaid Health Plans - All Counties
Meridan Health Plan of Michigan, Inc.
UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
McLaren Health Plan
Blue Cross Complete of Michigan
Hillsdale County only:
Priority Health Government Programs, Inc.
St. Joseph County only:
Aetna Better Health of Michigan