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Iowa Health and Wellness Plan

At Amerigroup, we’ll help you live as well as you can, in the best way for you.

Whether you live at home, in a community setting or in a comfortable facility, we’ll help you live as well as you can, in the best way for you. We’ll also focus on your behavioral and social health needs and provide long-term services and supports.

If you’re eligible for the Iowa Health and Wellness Plan, you can join Amerigroup. We’ll cover all your regular Health and Wellness Plan benefits like:

  • A primary care provider (PCP) to manage all your health care needs
  • Hospital and lab services
  • Behavioral health services
  • Substance abuse services
  • Therapy services
  • Skilled nursing facility services
  • Podiatry services
  • Vision care
  • Plus lots of extras you can really use to take care of your health

If you have questions or want to learn more, you can call us at 1-800-600-4441 (TTY 711).

  • Extra personal care attendant support to help you stay at home
  • Extra respite care hours to give your caregiver time off
  • $250 a year for assistive devices, like long-reach and non-slip items, to help you with daily living tasks
  • $200 a month for certain durable medical equipment and supplies, including assistive technology
  • $2,500 one-time allowance when you move from a nursing facility to a home-based setting
  • Free prep course for the high school equivalency test – we’ll pay for the test, too
  • Help with your job search
  • Travel training to help you get around town and access community resources
  • Free membership in certain self-advocacy groups and annual allowance to attend an event
  • Free dental supplies
  • Video chats with doctors using LiveHealth Online
  • Amerigroup Community Resource Link to help you find community services near you
  • Free mobile phones, plus bonus minutes*
  • Free post-discharge kit and home-delivered meals after you leave the hospital*
  • Free stop-smoking program
  • Free weight-management program
  • Free exercise kit to help you get and stay fit

*Different eligibility rules apply to each benefit. Call us at 1-800-600-4441 (TTY 711) or check out the member handbook to learn more.


Your benefits include a wide range of prescription and many over-the-counter (OTC) medicines. We work with IngenioRx to provide these benefits.

Visit the pharmacy page to find a pharmacy near you and check if your medicine is covered.

Go to the Pharmacy page

Your member handbook is your go-to guide for health services. It tells you how you can get the most from Amerigroup. Read it to find out about:

  • Your benefits
  • Special programs and services, including case management, service coordination and our Health Home program
  • Your rights and responsibilities as an Amerigroup member
  • How to choose a primary care provider
  • How to get help after your doctor’s office closes
  • Renewing your coverage
  • How to reach Amerigroup Member Services if you have questions

Download your member handbook below: