Medicare & Medicaid:

Medicare, Medicaid & CHIP:

Medicare, Medicaid & CHIP are different programs.

Medicare is a Federal program that helps care for the elderly and disabled.

Medicaid is a State run program based on family income that aids or helps those who need health care.

The Utah Medicaid State Plan outlines how Medicaid works in Utah.

The Children’s Health Insurance Program or CHIP is low cost health care insurance for families and children.