Yes you do if
• You live in Illinois
• You do not have coverage (medical or dental) for the services being provided by CCN
Depends upon household income. For those with household incomes over 200 percent of Federal Poverty Level/ FPLwww.home.mycoverageplan.com/fpl.html fees are imposed . For them enrollment fee to join is $10 per month for individuals and $15 per month for a family. For those with household incomes at or below 200 percent of FPL fees will be waived for six months on proof of hardship. For those with household incomes at or below 138 percent of fpl (considered zakat eligible) no fees are required. Initial membership period is recommended for 6 months ( So individuals pay $60 to join for 6 months and families pay $90 for 6 months). Renewal periods are recommended to be 12 months.
FPL for 2021
Family Size-------------Annual FPL 200% Monthly 200%.
1 Person----------------$25,760 -----------,$2,147
2 Person----------------$34,840 ----------- $2,903
3 Person----------------$43,920 ------------$3,660
4 Person----------------$53,000------------ $4,417
each additional -------- $9,084
Complete an application form for enrollment. Each person wishing to join needs to fill up a separate application, including children.
Choose a primary care physician (PCP) from the Network Provider List.
Submit the appropriate enrollment fee if required. Your card would arrive by mail in a week or less.
Alternatively you may mail your enrollment application and payment to:
Compassionate Care Network, 6348 N. Milwaukee Ave, #215, Chicago, IL 6064
Yes. CCN offers health services regardless of citizenship status or documentation.
Non urgent outpatient medical services only are provided through this program (for example ongoing care for diabetes, high blood pressure, thyroid deficiency, arthritis, stomach acidity etc).
$25 for primary care visit.
$35 for specialist consultations (including for dental consultations)
CCN does not pay for any of your healthcare expenses. CCN simply provides you with access to reduced cost, non-urgent health care services. The membership fee is to cover the administrative costs of maintaining the network and its services.
At present penalties have been eliminated.
In addition to English, languages spoken are Urdu, Hindi, Gujrati, Spanish and Arabic.
If you have a language concern let us know
If you do not have separate hospitalization coverage, we recommend you go to the nearest hospital ER and request a Charity Care form to fill and submit. Please note that your CCN physician is not expected to provide care for you in emergencies.
If you use the providers in the network you will pay the discounted fee negotiated by CCN to obtain substantial savings. If you need these services call us first.
You will need to purchase prescription drugs separately.
We recommend choosing the statewide $4 per month generic drug program being offered by many pharmacies including Walmart, Costco and other pharmacies honoring that program.