Health Insurance / Uninsured

Accepted Insurance Plans

American Indian Health Service of Chicago accepts most insurance plans. In order for us to better serve you; please call the clinic before your visit to make sure we accept your insurance plan. American Indian Health Service of Chicago also offers self pay sliding scale, which adjusts according to your family size and income. However, any co-pays, deductibles, or non-covered services must be paid at time of services rendered. We also accept Cash, iPay, and Credit Cards.

Governmental Plans

Medicare -Plan Type: Traditional Medicare

Medicaid -Plan Type: Traditional Medicaid

Medicare Advantage:

  • BCBS -Choice Premier PPO 
  • BCBS -Choice Plus PPO
  • Family Health Network
  • Humana Choice PPO
  • United HealthCare Group Medicare Advantage PPO

Medicare Medicaid Advantage Insurance (MMAI):

  • Aetna Better Health 
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna HealthSpring

Family Health Plan/Affordable Care Act (FHP/ACA):

  • Aetna Better Health 
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CountyCare
  • Family Health Network
  • IliniCare
  • Medicaid
  • Meridian
  • Molina

Integrated Care Plan  (ICP)

  • Aetna Better Health
  • Cigna - HealthSpring
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CountyCare
  • Family Health Network
  • Illinicare 
  • Cenpatico

Commercial Plans

Plan Type: Commercial Insurance                                                   

  • Aetna Choice POS
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Limited Benefits
  • AetnaOpen Choice PPO
  • BCBS - PPO 
  • BCBS - Blue Advantage PPO
  • Cigna - PPO
  • Cigna - PPO Plus
  • Cigna - POS
  • Cigna - Network POS
  • Humana - Preferred PPO
  • Humana - Preferred POS - Open Access
  • Humana - Choice POS
  • Humana - ChoiceCare PPO
  • Land of Lincoln
  • MultiPlan
  • United Healthcare - Choice


If you do not have health insurance, please be prepared to apply for the sliding fee scale discount and bring proof of income. See below for accetable forms. 

  • Previous year tax return or W-2 form(s)
  • Current pay stubs (last 4 weeks, if possible)
  • Lay-off notice from last employer
  • Current information from Unemployment Office
  • Denied Medicaid application and reason for denial
  • Check stubs from Unemployment (last 4, if possible)