Bayou Health

Now, your health is your choice!

Louisiana has changed Medicaid and LaCHIP to Bayou Health to better serve your healthcare needs.

In Bayou Health, you choose a Health Plan and provider for each member of your family who has Medicaid or LaCHIP.

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Call Bayou Health. We can help!

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Call Monday - Friday, 8AM - 5PM, to enroll or talk with a trained Bayou Health agent.

Call any day or time and use our automated phone system to enroll or get answers to common questions about Bayou Health.

Still have questions? Watch "Choose Health"!

Please take a few minutes to watch "Choose Health!" presented by Rudy Macklin, former LSU and NBA basketball player, as he guides you through the Bayou Health enrollment process.

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