Healthyfoodscard – Activate and Check Balance

Humana members that have a Humana benefit plan offering the Humana Healthy Foods Card can use the card to purchase healthy foods at participating retailers.  The card gives members that may have financial issues a monthly allowance assisting them with purchasing healthy foods at participating retailers.

Healthy Foods Card Highlights

  • Offers $25 to $50 allowance per month
  • Any unused amount per month does not roll over to the next month

How to Use the Healthy Foods Card?

After you have received your card you can follow these steps:

***If you have items that are not eligible then you will need to purchase them without the card.  Another form of payment will be necessary.

What is the Healthy Foods Card?

As mentioned earlier the subsidizes cardholders and offers them additional money each month to buy healthier food choices.  For many Americans there are certain barriers to buying healthier foods but with the extra $25 to $50 per month this is a lifeline for members to make smarter choices.

Members need to realize that they can’t overspend with their card.  They can only purchase items up to their available balance.  The card is very similar to a credit card which you just swipe at the cashier.  Here is a list of Healthy Foods card participating stores who accepts healthy food cards:

  • CVS
  • Dollar General
  • Family Dollar
  • Walgreens
  • Walmart

What Humanahealthyfoodscard Covers

I will give you a short Healthy Foods card list of some of the food items that are covered with your Humana Healthy Foods Card benefit via

  • Perishable foods
  • Dairy
  • Whole eggs
  • Yogurt
  • Margarine
  • Soy
  • Ready to eat soups, meals, sandwiches
  • Deli items
  • Seafood

Nonperishable Foods

  • baking/cooking supplies
  • Puddings
  • Flours
  • Sugar
  • Cake
  • Herbs
  • Oils and shortenings


  • Dry and liquid concentrated mixes
  • Soda
  • Cocoa, coffee and tea
  • Juices
  • Juice blends
  • Bottled water
  • Enhanced water
  • Sport drinks

Frozen foods

  • Ice cream
  • Other desserts/sweets
  • Fruits and vegetables
  • Appetizers, french fries
  • Meats
  • Prepared food

Non-perishable Items That Aren’t Covered

  • Pet food
  • Alcohol
  • Tobacco or vaping products
  • Household, cleaning, or personal hygiene products
  • Over the counter health products
  • Lottery or any gaming tickets

How to Check My Card Balance?

When you need to check your healthy foods card check balance to see how much you have left to spend you can follow these instructions:

Call the number listed on the back of your card and speak with Humana Customer Care for assistance with stolen cards or any other card issues

or visit


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