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NJ FamilyCare is New Jersey’s publicly funded health insurance program, which combines Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and Medicaid expansion populations. NJ FamilyCare programs offer low-to-moderate income adults and children vital health care services.

Who We Serve

We are dedicated to serving approximately 2 million, or nearly 20%, of New Jersey residents. Our goal is to provide high quality health coverage to people who qualify for the program, including:

  • Adults
  • Blind and disabled individuals
  • Children
  • Older adults
  • Parents and caretaker relatives
  • Pregnant People
  • Those in need of long-term care services

There is no open enrollment period for NJ FamilyCare. New Jersey residents are free to apply year-round for NJ FamilyCare eligibility consideration.

Comprehensive Coverage

NJ FamilyCare offers comprehensive health coverage that includes a wide range of services to meet your healthcare needs. This coverage includes, but is not limited to:

  • Dental services
  • Doctor visits
  • Durable medical equipment
  • Emergency care
  • Family planning
  • Hearing services, including hearing aids
  • Hospice care
  • Inpatient and outpatient hospital treatment
  • Laboratory tests and X-rays
  • Mental health care
  • Nurse-midwife services
  • Nursing home care
  • Other essential healthcare services
  • Personal care services
  • Prescriptions
  • Private duty nursing
  • Prosthetics and orthotics
  • Specialist Services
  • Transportation
  • Vaccinations
  • Vision care

The specific services you can access depend on your eligibility category and medical needs.

Managed Care for Your Well-Being

Most NJ FamilyCare beneficiaries enroll in managed care. This means that a dedicated health plan, also known as a Managed Care Organization (MCO), is responsible for helping you get the care you need.

At NJ FamilyCare, we are committed to helping you navigate the complexities of healthcare and ensuring that you receive the support you need for a healthier life.

Mail us at:

Division of Medical Assistance & Health Services
Quakerbridge Plaza
P.O. Box 712
Trenton, N.J. 08625-0712

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NJ FamilyCare is run at the state level by the Division of Medical Assistance and Health Services. It is part of the NJ Department of Human Services.

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