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Shawnee Health Service wants to help you get covered!

Shawnee Health Service staff can assist you with getting coverage through Medicaid (Illinois Medical Card), All Kids, Moms and Babies, Medicare, and the Marketplace.

 

Shawnee Health Service Outreach & Enrollment staff are available at the locations listed below:

 

Shawnee Health Care, Carbondale

Shawnee Health Care, Carterville

Shawnee Health Care, Marion

Shawnee Health Care, Murphysboro

Shawnee Health Care, Behavioral Health 

Shawnee Health Care, OB/GYN

 

You do not need to be a patient of Shawnee Health Service to receive assistance.  Application assistance is FREE.

 

Please call (844) 331-3069

Open Enrollment

The Annual Open Enrollment Period for the Marketplace runs from
November 1 through December 15

 

Pregnant Women

Moms & Babies

Income up to 

  • $2,922 / month for a household of 2
  • $3,688 / month for a household of 3

 

Enroll any time

Kids (Birth to 18 years)

All Kids

Income up to 

  • $4,468 / month for a household of 2
  • $5,635 / month for a household of 3

 

Enroll any time

Adults (19 to 64 years)

Medicaid (Medical Card)

Income up to 

  • $1,436 / month for a household of 1
  • $1,945/ month for a household of 2
  • $2,453/ month for a household of 3
  • $2,961/ month for a household of 4

 

Enroll any time

Adults (19 to 64 years) who do not qualify for Medicaid

Marketplace Insurance Coverage

  • Healthcare.gov Marketplace insurance plans are for those over income for All Kids, Medicaid, or Moms & Babies
  • Most have reduced monthly costs from tax credits
  • Many have reduced deductibles and co-pays
  • Some are able to get high deductible plans for free with tax credits
  • Special Enrollment period if other insurance ends or you experience a family change

 

Enroll any time

Seniors and the Disabled (65+ years or anyone on Medicare)

Medicare Drug Plans

  • Available regardless of income
  • Special enrollment periods may apply
  • Annual Open Enrollment: October 15 through December 7

 

Medicare Supplements

  • Available regardless of income
  • We provide information on options
  • Information available any time

 

Programs to Help With Medicare Costs

  • Medicare Savings Programs for premiums, deductibles, coinsurance, and co-payments
  • Extra Help (Part D) Drug Coverage
  • Medicaid
  • Social Security