Fees

Fees

Discounted Fees Based on Federally Established Guidelines

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. 

Discounts are based upon family size and income.  Proof of income is required to be considered for a discount. Discount levels are 25%, 50%, 75% and 100% on eligible services.  There is a minimum $25.00 fee due per visit, regardless of discount.  Discounts are re-evaluated each year.

In order to remain financially viable and competitive in their local marketplace and to help improve access to care patients may be required to be assessed for eligible entitlements (entitlements may include Medicaid, Illinois Healthy Women, IBCCP, or other public benefits).  Will County Community Health Center provides assistance in completing entitlement programs.

Most Laboratory services for self-pay patients ordered and processed at the clinic are eligible for discounts and are billed by the centers' contracted vendors.  Laboratory discounts are available to patients of the center only.

This Health Center is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 245b, & a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n).

We accept Medicaid, Medicare, private insurance,  and PPO’s.  Patients without insurance are on a sliding fee scale. MasterCard & Visa may also be used.


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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.
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
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Important to Know Your Family's History

Dr. Jennifer Byrd, Chief Medical Officer for the Will County Community Health Center at the Health Department, says there’s a major factor that determines when women should starts putting this on their schedule.
Complete Dental Hygiene: It's More than Just Brushing Your Teeth

Complete Dental Hygiene: It's More than Just Brushing Your Teeth

Stop the Bacteria Before it Goes Elsewhere in Your Body

October is “National Dental Hygiene Month.” What should the words “dental hygiene” make us think about?
BASINGER'S PHARMACY OPENS PERMANENT LOCATION AT WILL COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT'S COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER

BASINGER'S PHARMACY OPENS PERMANENT LOCATION AT WILL COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT'S COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER

Open When CHC Medical Clinic is Open; Free Deliveries Available

Basinger’s Pharmacy, which has six locations in Joliet alone, can now be found adjacent to the waiting area at the Community Health Center.
COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER CELEBRATES RECENT NORTHERN BRANCH OPENING AND NATIONAL HEALTH CENTER WEEK

COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER CELEBRATES RECENT NORTHERN BRANCH OPENING AND NATIONAL HEALTH CENTER WEEK

Expanded Services, New Accreditation, and Health Center Week all Part of This Year's Schdedule

The Will County Community Health Center offers a full array of medical, prenatal, dental, and psychiatric care for Will County residents and their families.
FRIDAY OPEN HOUSE FOR HEALTH DEPARTMENT'S COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER

FRIDAY OPEN HOUSE FOR HEALTH DEPARTMENT'S COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER

Part of National Health Center Week Celebration

A 10 AM to 12 Noon Open House Friday at their 1106 Neal Avenue Location in Joliet.
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