CHP Mendota Health Center

CHP Mendota Health Center

Payment and insurance information:

We accept most third-party insurance, including all Illinois Managed Care health plans, Medicare and Medicaid insurance plans. If you have no income and no insurance, no problem. A sliding fee scale program is in place and charges are based on your family size and income. For more information, see our Paying for Services page.


Before your visit:

Gather and bring your insurance card(s) if you have coverage, all the medicines you are taking (if it is your first appointment), and immunization records and any other health documents.

If you need to cancel your visit, please call the clinic at least 24 hours before your visit.


Services at the CHP Mendota Health Center:

We are proud to be a Patient-Centered Medical Home Level 2 clinic, recognized by NCQA (the National Committee for Quality Assurance), offering medical care, dental care and support services to the greater Mendota community, including agricultural workers and their families. 

MEDICAL CARE:

  • Primary care services for all ages
  • Well-child care (regular checkups, school physicals)
  • Lab and basic diagnostic services
  • Screening for diabetes, hypertension, colon cancer, cervical cancer and other health conditions
  • Chronic disease management and support for patients with diabetes, hypertension, asthma and other chronic conditions
  • Women’s health services, including breast cancer screening and Pap smears
  • Care coordination


DENTAL CARE:

  • Comprehensive dental care for all ages, including cleanings, exams, fluoride application, restorative services, and extractions
  • Emergency dental care for children and adults
  • Oral health education and care coordination


BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CARE

TELEMEDICINE

SUPPORT SERVICES:

  • Assistance paying for prescription medicines
  • Bilingual (Spanish-English) interpretation, care coordination and health education
  • Help applying for public benefits including All Kids, Medicaid, Obamacare, SNAP benefits and other programs


AFTER-HOURS COVERAGE:

  • CHP patients will receive at the end of their visits a summary which includes instructions for after hour coverages
  • In the case of a life-threatening emergency, please call 911

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