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Learn about QUEST Integration with Kaiser Permanente in Hawaii

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Medicaid provides free or low-cost health coverage to low-income individuals and their families.  In Hawaii, Medicaid is called QUEST Integration.  QUEST Integration is managed by Hawaii’s Department of Human Services’ Med-QUEST Division.

Kaiser Permanente participates in QUEST Integration, which provides health coverage for eligible lower-income, aged, blind or disabled Hawaii residents. If you qualify for QUEST Integration and live on Oahu or Maui, you may be able to choose Kaiser Permanente as your health plan.


At Kaiser Permanente, you have a wide network of doctors and specialists to choose from. All of our available doctors accept Kaiser Permanente members with QUEST Integration coverage.

QUEST Integration provides a core set of health benefits, including doctor visits, hospital care, immunization, and pregnancy-related services. If you are already a Kaiser Permanente Medicaid member, visit kpquest.org to see a full list of benefits.


The Affordable Care Act ensures all QUEST Integration health plans offer what are known as Essential Health Benefits (EHB). These ten comprehensive services include the following categories:

Outpatient care

Get care from a healthcare provider such as a nurse, doctor or specialist – including appointments, exams, and treatment.

Emergency care

If you need to make an emergency room visit, you can get emergency services.

Hospital inpatient care

If you have to go to a hospital, you can get the services you need, including x-rays and lab tests.

and Newborn care 

Regular maternity care appointments, newborn screenings, immunizations, and more are covered.

Behavioral Health care

Get comprehensive mental health care including behavioral health treatment, counseling and substance use disorder services.


Get prescriptions that are covered by your plan.

& Habilitative Services

Services and devices to help you recover from an injury, disability or chronic condition. Examples may include physical and occupational therapy.

Laboratory services

Radiology, imaging, screening, lab tests and other diagnostic or therapeutic services are included.

and wellness services

Care you need to stay healthy, such as physical exams, counseling, screening, vaccines and chronic disease management.

Pediatric services

Your child can get regular check-ups, dental care, vision care and immunizations.

Please note: Some services may require preauthorization. All services must be provided by a Kaiser Permanente doctor or medical staff.

Find out if you may qualify for QUEST Integration

See if you qualify

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If you qualify for Medicaid, you may also qualify for other assistance programs, such as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

Questions about QUEST Integration with Kaiser Permanente?

Call the Kaiser Permanente Medicaid Assistance Center at
1-800-772-68411-800-772-6841 (toll free) or 711711 (TTY),
6 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday through Friday