Owen Clinic
(619) 543-3995

Office of AIDS Health Insurance Premium Payment (OA-HIPP) Program

This federal program pays HIV/AIDS positive people their monthly health, dental and vision insurance premiums if eligible and enrolled in the Office of AIDS Health Insurance Premium Payment (OA-HIPP) program.

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Eligibility Requirements

US Citizen or US national
California Resident
Be enrolled in AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP)
HIV/AIDS positive
18 years old
Have a Modified Adjusted Gross Income (MAGI) that does not exceed 500% Federal Poverty Level based on household size
NOT be enrolled in Medicare, Full- Scope Medi-Cal, or Medi-Cal Expansion

How Can I Apply?

Organization Phone
UCSD Medical Center, Owen Clinic 619-543-3700
UCSD Mother/Child/Adolescent Program 858-534-9203
Being Alive 619-516-8920
Family Health Center of San Diego 619-515-2588
Neighborhood Healthcare


North County Health Service 800-347-7604
Vista Community Clinic 760-631-5000 Ext. 2122

If you can't reach an enrollment site or prefer to enroll directly with the Office of AIDS (OA), you can download the application form and supporting documentation at OA-HIPP Forms or contact the OA-HIPP Program at (844) 421-7050.

What documents do I need to apply?

Category Documents
ID Verification
  • Driver’s License
  • State ID
  • School ID
  • Military ID
  • Passport
  • Permanent Residence Card
  • Work Permit
  • Photo identification document issued by a foreign government
  • Immigration Card Birth Certificate
  • Marriage Certificate and/or Birth Certificates for each member added to OA-HIPP
California Residency Verification
  • Utility Bill
  • Lease Agreement
  • Rent Receipt
  • Mortgage Statement
  • Voter’s Registration
  • Vehicle Registration
  • Support Verification Affidavit
HIV/AIDS Diagnosis Form
  • Lab results
Income Verification
  • Federal or State Income Tax return with corresponding W-2 or 1099 Tax forms.
  • Pay Stubs (in lieu of tax forms, if not filed)
  • Disability Award letter 
  • Self-Employment Affidavit

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