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Does my child qualify for hawk-i?

To qualify, a child must live in Iowa and

  • Be under 19 years old
  • Have no other health insurance
  • Be a citizen of the United States or a qualified alien
  • Be in a family that meets the hawk-i income limits
  • Cannot be the dependent of a State of Iowa employee
  • Children who qualify for Medicaid cannot get hawk-i

What services can my child get through hawk-i?

Your child can get these services:

  • Doctor visits
  • Outpatient hospital services
  • Well child visits
  • Vaccines and shots (immunizations)
  • Emergency care
  • Inpatient hospital services
  • Prescription medicines
  • Eye glasses and vision exams
  • Dental care and exams
  • Hospice care
  • Speech therapy and physical therapy
  • Ambulance services
  • Nursing care services
  • Durable medical equipment
  • Hearing exams
  • Home health care
  • Chiropractic care
  • Mental health/substance abuse care

To apply for hawk-i go to   

For more information check out the hawk-i Healthy and Well Kids in Iowa website.


You may contact the following hawk-i staff for more information:

Amy Hunziker, I-Smile Coordinator -

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