Full Listing of All Insurances We Accept

Full Listing of All Insurances We Accept

Community Health Center Contract Listing

Available to read and/or download is a listing of all the insurances the Will County Community Health Center accepts.   We look forward to serving you. 

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Affordable Care Act Information and Assistance

Affordable Care Act Information and Assistance

The Affordable Care Act is new legislation to make health insurance affordable for everyone. The Center can guide you through the program. 

Community Health Center Services

Community Health Center Services

The Community Health Center offers a broad range of health services to the citizens of Will County. The Center has a 24 hour answering service and bilingual staff and physicians. Fees are based on a sliding scale according to income. Appointments are preferred; walk-ins are accepted based on availability.
Community Health Center Location and Hours

Community Health Center Location and Hours

Convenient Daytime, Evening and Weekend Hours

The Community Health Center is currently located at:

1106 Neal Avenue
Joliet, IL 60433
Spanish Speaking Physicians Available

Dental Care

Dental Care

Dental Services are provided to private insurance, Medicaid recipients, low income and non-insured people. We now accept DentaQuest for Dental Medicaid Managed Care.  Dental non-insured patients are responsible for payment at the time of service. Charges are based on a sliding fee scale with proof of income.



Fees

Fees

As a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), Will County Community Health Center offers discounts based on federally established guidelines.  You may be eligible for a discount if you are not covered by an insurance plan.  Services are not free.
Immunization Clinics

Immunization Clinics

The Will County Community Health Center regularly offers immunizations at three convenient locations.

Governing Council

Governing Council

The Will County Community Health Center Governing Council supervises the operations of the Community Health Center through the activities of five standing committees: Governance, Executive, Quality, Finance and Credentialing.
Physicians

Physicians

The Community Health Center physicians play a key role in providing quality healthcare to the residents of Will County. Multidisciplinary care is provided six days a week with two evening sessions, plus 24 hour physician accountability.
Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

The WCCHC is committed to making books part of a healthy childhood. The WCCHC is involved in the ROR National Pediatric Literacy Program.
Health Department Divisions

Authors

Community Health Center News
Will County Community Health Center

Will County Community Health Center

One stop shop works with the Health Department in providing the community health

"A One Stop Shop"!  You would not expect to find your Primary Care Provider, and OB/GYNE, a Dentist, a Psychiatrist, and a Pharmacist all in the same clinic, but that is the model of care at the Will County Community Health Center (WCCHC). "Fewer visits, no extra transportation costs, coordinated and well communicated plans of care" states Jennifer Byrd, M.D.. the Center's Chief Medical Officer.

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Meet the Community Health Center Physicians

Physician Photos and Education

Learn more about the Will County Health Department Physicians by clicking on read more.
MAKE THE WILL COUNTY HEALTH CENTER YOUR CHOICE FOR WOMEN'S SERVICES

MAKE THE WILL COUNTY HEALTH CENTER YOUR CHOICE FOR WOMEN'S SERVICES

Dr. Tracy Vera & Dr. Cynthia Vera: Speaks English and Spanish

Our Center believes that if a patient feels a familiarity with their doctor and they feel safe and not judged, there is more of a connection, leading to better outcomes.

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COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER PROVIDER DOES NOT GIVE UP

COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER PROVIDER DOES NOT GIVE UP

PERSISTENCE MAKES A DIFFERENCE

Due to Dolly's persistence and referring her to the Silver Cross Diabetic Education Program, patient Ana L. is continually making positive changes in her lifestyle.
THANK YOU FOR TRUSTING US WITH YOUR HEALTH CARE NEEDS

THANK YOU FOR TRUSTING US WITH YOUR HEALTH CARE NEEDS

Message from Mary Maragos - CEO of Will County Community Health Center

Since 1995 we have been successfully meeting the needs of our patients by providing comprehensive, integrated and coordinated care. 

ENROLLING IN A MEDICARE AND/OR MEDICAID MANAGED CARE HEALTH PLAN

SELECTING A MANAGED CARE PLAN AND DESIGNATING YOUR PRIMARY CARE PROVIDER

ENROLLING IN A MEDICARE AND/OR MEDICAID MANAGED CARE HEALTH PLAN
Every child deserves the chance to grow up healthy!

Every child deserves the chance to grow up healthy!

All Kids Healthcare for All Kids

Did you know you can get free Medicaid for your children from birth to 18 years old?  Yes you can, with ALL KIDS, your children will be able to get the care they need!

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Doctors Encourage Reading at Children's Check-ups

Doctors Encourage Reading at Children's Check-ups

Reach out and Read program featured on ABC Channel 7 - 'Spirit of Giving' Segment.

Dr. Melanie Harris-Smith, M.D., F.A.A.P., introduces a brand new book at her patient's well-check exam. The "Reach out and Read" program is part of a national partnership among physicians and was featured on ABC Channel 7 - Spirit of Giving segment. At every "well child" visit at the Will County Community Health Center, doctors give patients a new story book to take home.

Health Department Offering Adult and Children's Flu Vaccines

Health Department Offering Adult and Children's Flu Vaccines

Shots Available in Joliet, Bolingbrook and University Park

The Will County Health Department Immunization Clinic is now offering walk-in seasonal flu vaccinations for adults and children at its 1106 Neal Avenue site in Joliet.  Walk-in shots are available each Monday and Tuesday from 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Vaccine is also available Wednesdays from 1-4 p.m., and Thursdays from 1-6 p.m.  Friday hours are 8:30 a.m.-noon; no shots are available on the fourth Friday monthly.
 Full Listing of All Insurances We Accept

Full Listing of All Insurances We Accept

Community Health Center Contract Listing

Available to read and/or download is a listing of all the insurances the Will County Community Health Center accepts.   We look forward to serving you. 

Documents to download

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