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Don’t lose your health benefits

You may need to renew your Aetna Better Health® of Kentucky Medicaid benefits every yearKeep an eye out for a Medicaid renewal notice in the mail. When you’re ready, you can renew your coverage on the kynect site. You can create an account or sign in to get started.

Before you renew, you’ll need:

Before you renew, you’ll need:

  • Household monthly income (pay stubs, W-2 forms or tax returns, if you have them) 

  • Social Security numbers or document numbers for each household member reapplying for coverage 

  • Date of birth for each household member reapplying for coverage 

  • Immigration information, if applicable  

  • Photo ID if you’re renewing in person

Renewing is easy to do

You can choose from two options:


Visit the kynect site to create an account and renew your coverage.  

Renew now 

By phone

You can call the Department for Community Based Services at 1-855-306-8959. 

Switch to Aetna Better Health

If you’re already enrolled in Kentucky Medicaid, you can switch your health plan. You can join Aetna Better Health of Kentucky if you live in the state. Learn more about how to change your plan or managed care organization on the kynect benefits site.

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