When it's time to choose your care,
Choose AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana.

Join thousands of Medicaid members who choose AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana for their health care needs. We offer a wide range of benefits and extra supports and health rewards for eligible members.


Call Healthy Louisiana at 1-855-229-6848 (TTY 1-855-526-3346)

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Extras for pregnant women and new moms

  • Pregnant members and new moms can join our Bright Start® program.
  • Members can earn rewards for completing a prenatal visit within the first 12 weeks of pregnancy, and for completing a Notice of Pregnancy form or calling Bright Start within the first 12 weeks of pregnancy.
  • After delivery, new moms can earn an additional reward for a postpartum visit 7 to 84 days after giving birth.
  • Keys to Your Care® program provides text messages during your pregnancy and baby's first 15 months with helpful tips, reminders to see your doctor, and more.
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Focus on wellness

  • Vision and dental care for children and adults.
  • Mental health and substance use services to help with mental illness, substance use, addictive disorders, and drug or alcohol use challenges.
  • Community wellness centers located in New Orleans and Shreveport, offering no-cost wellness events, health screenings, and other resources for members.
  • On the Move events with health screenings and activities at no cost.
  • Back-to-school events with health screenings and school supplies.
  • Members may receive a voucher to pay for the cost of taking the GED exam.
  • Our Pathway to Work program helps members learn the life skills needed for employment.
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CARE Card with rewards

Earn rewards for doing things that help you stay healthy. For example:

  • Adults and children can earn rewards for completing annual well visits.
  • Members can earn rewards for completing well-baby visits.
  • Members with diabetes can earn rewards for completing all diabetic screenings.
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Innovative health programs and support

  • Make Every Calorie Count weight management program with gym memberships and visits with a registered dietitian for eligible members.
  • Help with meals for eligible members following a hospital stay.
  • Eligible members age 21 and older can work with a case manager in our Living Beyond Pain program to access covered pain management services such as chiropractic services, physical therapy, acupuncture, facet joint treatment, and TENS (nerve stimulation).
  • Help for eligible homeless members following hospital discharge, including:
    • Physical and behavioral health care.
    • Nutritional counseling.
    • Housing stabilization.
    • Community reintegration.
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Technology Benefits+

  • Download our app on Google Play or App Store to:
    • See an electronic version of your ID card or fax it from your phone to your health provider.
    • Find a health provider or pharmacy that’s convenient for you.
    • Access the member handbook, and more.
  • Download the Bright Start Plus family health mobile app for health information right at your fingertips:
    • Pregnancy trackers and milestone information.
    • Vaccination and weight tracker.
    • Health tips for all ages.
  • Stay updated with text reminders about well visits, health tests and screenings, and yearly eligibility review reminders. Request text messaging with your care manager.
  • Searchable website to find no- or reduced-cost, local services for medical care, food, job training, and more. Members can get help from trained resource navigators, too.
  • Visit us on Facebook and Instagram to find events and activities near you, as well as healthy recipes, wellness and exercise tips, and much more.

Choose AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana

Join thousands of Medicaid members who choose AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana for their health care needs.

Call Healthy Louisiana at 1-855-229-6848 (TTY 1-855-526-3346).

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Members may not be eligible for all rewards listed. Program rewards are subject to change. To find out if you are eligible for rewards listed, call Member Services at 1-888-756-0004 (TTY 1-866-428-7588), 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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