The Healthy Michigan Plan covers people who are age 19-64, not currently enrolled in Medicaid or Medicare, and meet certain income criteria.

HMP covers the following Essential Benefit Services:

› Doctor office visits and outpatient services
› Emergency services
› Hospitalization
› Home Help & Personal Care services
› Maternity and newborn care
› Mental health and substance abuse
› Prescription drugs
› Rehabilitative services
› Dental and vision
› Laboratory
› Preventive and wellness services and chronic disease management

Other medically necessary services are covered as appropriate.

For more information or application assistance call (800) 432-4121 or visit

Did you miss the February 15 deadline for enrollment? You may qualify for a Special Enrollment Period.

Visit or call (800) 432-4121 for more information and/or help applying for coverage.

Are you struggling to pay Employer-provided insurance premiums?

If you cannot afford the premiums for yourself and/or your dependents through your employer's insurance plan, you may qualify for special financial assistance from the Northern Health Plan. More information is available here.To see if you qualify, contact Nichole Cyr at the Health Department of Northwest Michigan,
(800) 432-4121.

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

The Health Department of Northwest Michigan provides free colorectal cancer screening to those who qualify:

1) Male or female
2) 50-64 years old
3) Income up to $29,425 for a household of 1 (increase by $10,400 for each additional household member)
4) No insurance or high deductibles on insurance.

We offer at-home Fecal Occult Blood Testing (FOBT) and/or colonoscopy screening at a local hospital, depending on results of screening enrollment.

Call (800) 432-4121 for more information.