Health First Colorado

Health First Colorado

In Colorado, Medicaid is now known as Health First Colorado (Colorado’s Medicaid Program). Health First Colorado is public health insurance for low-income Coloradans who qualify. While the name and look have changed, member eligibility, benefits, and choice of providers will remain the same.

Children's Health Plan Plus

Children's Health Plan Plus (CHP+) is a low-cost health insurance program for eligible children and pregnant women who do not qualify for Health First Colorado.


Qualifying for Health First Colorado depends on your income and the size of your family. Learn how to apply for Health First Colorado.