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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. You will also need to choose a Health Plan for each member who gets Behavioral Health Services.


Call Bayou Health. We can help!

Toll-Free Number:


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

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

Issues or Complaints? Let us know!

Please use this short form to report issues or complaints about Bayou Health.

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