Catholic Charities-Effingham: MedAssist Program
1502 E. Fayette Ave
Teutopolis, IL 62467
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|Operating Agency:||Catholic Charities|
|Agency Type:||Private, Non-Profit|
|Person In Charge:||Sister Carol Beckermann|
|Hours:||M-F 8:30am-11:30am, 12:30pm-4:30pm (Closed Holidays)|
|Fees:||MedAssist - $20 application fee, $15 renewal fee; Medicare D Consultation - No Fee|
|Eligibility:||IDHS Maximum Monthly Gross Income; uninsured, underinsured|
|Intake Process:||Interview with Sister Kathleen|
|Area Served:||Clark, Crawford, Cumberland, Effingham, Fayette, Jasper, Shelby counties|
|Payment Methods:||Check or Cash|
Advocate works with doctors, pharmaceutical companies, and pharmacies to obtain maintenance medications for free or reduced prices. Advocate is also a Senior Health Insurance Plan Counselor. As SHIP Counselor, Sister Kathleen interviews clients to help find them the best Medicare D prescription plan available for them. Helps with Medicaid and SNAP sign up.
Last Updated: Aug. 3, 2020, 9:45 a.m.