- Are you paying large amounts in copays or deductibles?
You may want to look into a secondary insurance or assistance. We have done the investigating for you.
If you have no insurance and cannot afford to pay for your healthcare, here are some options you can look into for assistance in healthcare, ssi, and utilities.
- Disability and ssi: 800-772-1213
This tele line center is open 5 days a week, from 7am to 7pm. They can tell you how to file for disability, see if you qualify for medicaid and let you know if you qualify for ssi benefits. If you have children under the age of 18, they can let you know if they qualify for benefits.
- Vocational rehab: 290-4400
They will offer assistance in healthcare for people who can one day return to work. Assistance is based on diagnosis and zip codes.
- American cancer society: 879-2242
They will offer assistance in healthcare and can put in touch with charities.
- Red cross: 458-8282
They can offer assistance with utilities.
If you are under 65 years of age and have medicare part a & b, here are some insurance companies you can look into that will assist you in the 20% medicare leaves as the patient s responsibilty.
- Medicaid: 800-772-1213
This line is a tele line that is open from 7am to 7pm, 5 days a week. They will assist to see if you can qualify for medicaid or ssi benefits. This is based on your income per household. If you have children under the age of 18, that is a factor which plays into the decision.
- Alabama health insurance plan:
The state of alabama contracts with united healthcare and blue cross blue shield. Premiums are based on age, gender, and zip code. Prices range from $266 - $335. Prices vary yearly.
Your local state farm agent.
If you are 65 years of age or older and have medicare part a & b, here you can look into a secondary insurance that will help you cover the 20% medicare leaves as the patient s responsibilty.
- Medicaid: 414-9400
This number will connect you with our state medicaid office. Deciding factors are income per household. Please have your social security number and date of birth handy when you call.
- Tricare for life: 866-835-7422
If you have served in the military and you retired or were honorable discharged, you may qualify for military benefits. All the information they need is your social security number to see if you qualify.
- Blue cross & blue shield c+: 800-292-8855 option #2
These policies vary by age and zip codes. Prices range from $99 to $163 and prices vary each year.
- Physician s mutual: 800-228-9100
They offer different plans which vary in amount of coverage. Prices are based on zip codes, age and tobacco use. Prices may vary yearly. Prices range from $104.15 to $142.65. They do offer a 5% decrease in premiums that are bank drafted.
- Aarp: 800-523-5800 option #4, then option #2
They offer 10 different plans with various amounts of coverage. Prices range from $80 to $240. Prices vary yearly.
- Leukemia and lymphoma society 205-989-0098
Susan G. Komen Foundation 877-465-6636