Offices of the Insurance Commissioner
Allan L. McVey
Insurance Commissioner
Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
The WV Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), was signed into law on April 9, 1998, to provide children in West Virginia whose household incomes are up to 300% of the Federal Poverty Level with access to health care coverage. To obtain additional information contact your local Department of Health and Human Resources office or Client Services line at 800-642-8589. Interested persons may also contact West Virginia CHIP, #2 Hale Street, Suite 101, Charleston, WV, 25301, by telephone at 1-877-WVACHIP (1-877-982-2447), or visit their web site at:  WV CHIP