Due to the expensive costs of medical bills and medications associated with Cystic Fibrosis, we have consolidated information we have found helpful for families and individuals who are seeking financial assistance through government programs in Texas.  Programs vary from state to state, so consult with your state’s health services department.

1)  Medicaid

http://www.medicaid.gov/index.html

2)  CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Programs)

www.chipmedicaid.org

3)  Medicaid Buy-In Program – Texas

http://www.hhsc.state.tx.us/MBI.shtml

4)  CSHCN (Children with Special Health Care Needs) – Texas

*You must find out if your child is eligible for the first three programs listed above before applying for CSHCN

http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/cshcn/

 

**Information on financial assistance for adults will be posted soon.