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We can help you choose or change your primary care provider (PCP) and health plan. Call us to get answers to your questions about NC Medicaid Managed Care. The call is toll free. We can speak with you in other languages.

Phone: 1-833-870-5500 (TTY: 1-833-870-5588)
Hours of operation: 
7 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday through Sunday

You may also use the chat tool to chat with us online.

For answers to common questions, go to Get answers.

Health plans

For health plan questions, or to learn more about covered services, contact the health plan.

WellCare
wellcare.com/NC

This health plan is offered statewide.

UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
uhccommunityplan.com/nc

This health plan is offered statewide.

HealthyBlue
HealthyBlueNC.com

This health plan is offered statewide.

AmeriHealth Caritas
amerihealthcaritasnc.com

This health plan is offered statewide.

Carolina Complete Health
carolinacompletehealth.com

Carolina Complete Health is a provider-led entity offered to people who live in these counties: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Bladen, Brunswick, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Columbus, Cumberland, Durham, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Harnett, Hoke, Iredell, Johnston, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Nash, New Hanover, Orange, Pender, Person, Richmond, Robeson, Rowan, Sampson, Scotland, Stanly, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, Wilson.

The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI) Tribal Option
EBCITribalOption.com

The EBCI Tribal Option is for people who are federally-recognized tribal members or qualify for Indian Health Services (IHS) and live in Cherokee, Haywood, Graham, Jackson or Swain County or in a neighboring county of the 5-county region. As a member of the EBCI Tribal Option, you can still get services from any Medicaid or NC Health Choice provider.

Other resources

NC Medicaid Contact Center
Phone: 1-888-245-0179
Website: medicaid.ncdhhs.gov/contact

North Carolina Medicaid Application
Website: medicaid.ncdhhs.gov/medicaid/get-started/apply-for-medicaid-or-health-choice