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About AmeriHealth Caritas Iowa

Welcome to AmeriHealth Caritas Iowa — a mission-driven managed care organization headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa. AmeriHealth Caritas Iowa is part of the AmeriHealth Caritas Family of Companies, a national leader in managed care.

AmeriHealth Caritas Iowa serves members of Iowa Medicaid, Iowa Health and Wellness Plan, and Healthy and Well Kids in Iowa (hawk-i) programs.

We drive improved health outcomes for the Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) populations by:

  • Ensuring members have access to high-quality health care.
  • Focusing on seamless care coordination.
  • Ensuring our members get the care that's right for them.
  • Making sure our members are treated with the dignity and respect they deserve.
  • Working to ensure members' health care services are provided in a way that is private and confidential.

AmeriHealth Caritas Iowa is dedicated to our members.

Our mission

Our mission at AmeriHealth Caritas Iowa is to help people:

  • Get care.
  • Stay well.
  • Build healthy communities.

If you have questions about AmeriHealth Caritas Iowa, contact us.

If you’re a new AmeriHealth Caritas Iowa member, get started.

If you’re a provider who would like to join our dedicated team, learn how to get credentialed.