Children with Medical Handicaps Program

The Children with Medical Handicaps (CMH) Program is a health care program within the Ohio Department of Health. It links families of children with special health care needs to a network of quality providers and helps families obtain payments for services their child needs. CMH supports the Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) where primary care providers and families work together to improve health outcomes and quality of life for children and youth with special health care needs and their families.

How to enroll?

In order to enroll in CMH, a Medical Application Form must be submitted by a CMH-approved physician. Local health department public health nurses can provide a referral to start the enrollment process.

CMH English Brochure Learn complete details here.

For more information reach out to: 

Ohio Department of Health
CMH - Children with Medical Handicaps Program
246 North High Street
P.O. Box 1603
Columbus, OH 43216-1603

Phone: (614) 466-1700
Parents Only: (800) 755-4769
Fax: (614) 728-3616
Email: BCMH@odh.ohio.gov