Health Advantage is a managed care program providing high quality, seamless medical care to low-income and uninsured residents of Indianapolis. All Marion County residents that fall at or below 200 percent of the federal poverty level and do not qualify for any other assistance program are eligible.
There are presently 52,000+ Health Advantage members receiving services at more than 20 Health Advantage Provider Sites. Services include (among many others) routine exams and sports physicals, immunizations, GYN care, referrals to specialty care, lab and X-ray services, prescribed medicine and emergency services.
Health Advantage goals include improving the overall quality of health care in Marion County, effectively coordinating and managing patient care, strengthening doctor/patient relationships, decreasing inappropriate emergency room use and producing reliable data to guide future decision-making.
How to Apply for Health Advantage
Come to Wishard or a Community Health Center and tell them you are interested in applying for Health Advantage. From there, you will need documentation stating:
a) you are a resident of Marion County
b) you meet the income guidelines
Health Advantage is not retroactive. This means you must apply on or within 10 days of the date of your service. In addition, you must also apply for any payable program for which you may qualify.
Please see the Health Advantage Page
for more information or contact a financial counselor at 317.630.6574