CoverKids provides health coverage for eligible children ages 18 and younger or pregnant women who are eligible. Low co-pays are included for sick visits and medication. Well-child visits and vaccinations are free.

CoverKids pays for health services like:

  • Doctors visits
  • Hospital visits
  • Vaccinations
  • Well-child visits
  • Developmental screenings
  • Mental health care
  • Vision and dental care for children
  • Prenatal care for pregnant women

There are different ways to apply for coverage in CoverKids for women who are pregnant or children who are not pregnant.

  • Create an account at and apply online.
  • Call TennCare Connect for free at 855-259-0701 to apply over the phone.
  • Send your paper application to TennCare.

Mail it to:
TennCare Connect
P.O. Box 305240
Nashville, TN 37230-5240

Or fax it to 1-855-315-0669
Be sure to keep the page that says your fax went through.

Paper Applications

English Application

Aplicacion en espanol