Questions about insurance or medical care?
Our Healthcare team can help you with questions related to private insurance, Medicaid, TEFRA, appeals, waivers and managed care information. We can provide applications and support in person or over the phone.
Need help? Call our Healthcare Connection Coordinators at 1-800-578-8750.
What is Medicaid?
Medicaid is South Carolina’s aid program where the federal and state governments share the cost of providing medical care for people who meet certain eligibility criteria. The Medicaid program is administered by the South Carolina Department of Health & Human Services (SCDHHS).
Healthy Connections is South Carolina's Medicaid program. It is a medical assistance program that helps pay for some or all medical bills for eligible candidates who cannot afford medical care. Eligibility is usually based on applicants' income and assets. Healthy Connections is administered by the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS). It is not affiliated with Family Connection of South Carolina. For questions regarding Healthy Connections, including eligibility and applying for Medicaid, please contact the Healthy Connections Customer Service Line at 1-(888) 549-0820.