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AdvantAge 50

AdvantAge 50 is a free program for people age 50 and better that offers perks for its members.

Health Savings

Health savings are available to AdvantAge 50 members, including:

  • Prescription discounts at SBL's Prairie Medical Pharmacy, located off of the Main Lobby (Entrance A). (Discount does not apply to over-the-counter items).

  • 10 percent discount on all non-covered Medicare or insurance items at SBL Home Medical Equipment in Mattoon and Effingham

  • Discounted Lifeline installation. (One-half of the installation fee is waived for Lifeline, our personal emergency response system

To receive the discounts, identify yourself as an AdvantAge 50 member at the time of registration.

Convenient Parking

Priority parking is available in the front (south) parking lot of Sarah Bush Lincoln and the ER when you display your AdvantAge 50 tag in your car window.

Free valet parking at Entrance A, Monday - Friday from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm.

Cafeteria and Bistro Brew Discount

Receive 25 percent off your purchase in the Health Center cafeteria, the Basement Bistro and the Bistro Brew coffee shop, by showing your membership card.


Discounted cost when using Dial-A-Ride to and from the Health Center campus, SBL Home Medical and SBL Clinics in Coles and Douglas County. Call 1-800-500-5505 to schedule your ride. Be sure to have your AdvantAge 50 discount card ready when you board the bus.

Gift Shop Discount

Receive a 10 percent discount at the SBL Gift Shop. The Gift Shop features beautiful and unique gifts. The 10 percent discount can be used on most items, excluding candy, cards and flowers.

Free Newsletter

The Advantage, a newsletter for AdvantAge 50 members, provides current health information, happenings at Sarah Bush Lincoln, and lifestyle news right to your home, four times a year. 

Download the latest newsletter

Free Physician Referral

If you've got a question about physicians, our physician referral service can put you in touch with local and area providers and answers to your questions. Call 1-800-255-2944.

For more information about AdvantAge 50, replace a lost parking tag or discount card, please call 217 258-2422 or e-mail [email protected].

To enjoy all the benefits of AdvantAge 50, just complete the form below.

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