Ohio Medicaid Eligibility
See if you or some you know is income-eligible for Ohio Medicaid programs.
Paramount Advantage Newsletter
Quarterly, Paramount publishes a newsletter for our members. Take a moment to view our most recent Paramount Advantage For Better Health newsletter.
SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program)
SNAP (once known as Food Stamps) is an income-eligible program to help low-income people and families buy the foods they need for good health. Check to see if you or someone you know is income-eligible for SNAP food assistance.
WIC (Women, Infants, and Children)
WIC is another income-eligible nutrition program for pregnant and breastfeeding women, women who have recently had a baby, and infants and children up to five years old or who are at health risk from poor nutrition. Check to see if you or someone you know is income-eligible for WIC food assistance. Also, please know that WIC and the SNAP program can be used at the same time for those who qualify.
MyPlate Nutrition Resources
MyPlate is the new USDA model for healthy eating. MyPlate can teach you and your family to fill your plate with healthy food groups that taste great, give you energy and help prevent obesity-related diseases. This website also includes recipes and ideas for healthy meals plans. Learn more.
Text4baby is a free mobile health service for pregnant women and new moms. Women who text "BABY" (or “BEBE” for Spanish) to 511411 will receive three text messages (health tips) a week, timed to their due date or their baby's birth date through the baby’s first year. Text messages include helpful information on how to have a healthier pregnancy, nutrition, immunizations. and sleep safety. Learn more
Vaxtext is a free program for new parents. Go to vaxtext.com to sign up for text alerts reminding new parents when vaccines are due for their baby. Text reminders will help keep children 0-2 years old up to date on vaccines. Be sure to select 'Paramount' as the health care plan.
Learning to Breastfeed
Breastfeeding not only gives your baby a healthy start, there are benefits for you, too. Learn tips on how to make breastfeeding a great bonding and nutritional experience.