Chickasaw Nation Tribal Health

Resource Assistance
The program provides tribal citizens assistance with unmet medical care up to $5,000 annually. This service is designed to assist citizens with medical expenses when all other resources have been exhausted and to serve as a supplement to contract health services that provide necessary medical services for the on-going care from the Chickasaw Nation Department of Health (CNDH) to maximize medical care.

Elder / Non-Elder Prescription Program
The Chickasaw Compass Care program also includes prescription programs for elders, non-elders and Chickasaws living outside of tribal jurisdictional boundaries.

Applications are available at the address above, can be sent via email or may be submitted through the online applications.

Application should be completed within 180 days from the incident/injury/illness.

You Provide:

  • Copy of insurance (if applicable)
  • Treatment plan with estimate of cost, script and/or referral
  • If referred by Chickasaw Nation Department of Health or Indian Health Services facility, provide a copy of denial letter from contract health
  • Original statement and/or explanation of benefits (EOB)

Eligibility:

  • Chickasaw citizen with a Chickasaw Nation citizenship card
  • Service must not be available through Chickasaw Nation Department of Health facilities
  • Must be medically necessary
  • Must not be from a self-inflicted injury, including drug or alcohol related
  • Must have exhausted other resources such as insurance, Medicare and Medicaid or any other responsible party

Elder Prescription Program
  • 60 years of age or older
  • Chickasaw citizen with a Chickasaw Nation citizenship card
  • In need of a prescription medication that is not provided by the Chickasaw Nation pharmacy
  • Prescription is from your CNDH primary care physician
  • All refill orders must be ordered through the CNDH pharmacy - (580) 421-4569.

Non-Elder Prescription Program
  • Chickasaw citizen with a Chickasaw Nation citizenship card
  • (Under the age of 12- mother’s or father’s card(s) must accompany child’s CDIB
  • In need of a prescription medication that is not provided by Chickasaw Nation pharmacy
  • Prescription from your CNDH primary care physician
  • All refill order must be ordered through the CNDH pharmacy - (580) 421-4569.

Other Information:

Hours of Operation:
Monday thru Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Chickasaw Nation Tribal Health is available to support citizens with their healthcare needs. Chickasaw citizens can use this resource to help navigate programs, determine eligibility, and receive assistance in finding proper healthcare providers and services. Tribal health staff are available to assist citizens with questions and be advocates with citizens in their healthcare.

The Chickasaw Nation Department of Health offers a variety of programs and services at several convenient locations throughout our 13-county jurisdiction. The Chickasaw Nation Medical Center (CNMC) is located in Ada, Oklahoma and outlying clinics are located in Ardmore, Durant, Purcell and Tishomingo. The program does not cover services that are provided within the CNDH.

If you need assistance in locating a Chickasaw Nation Department of Health facility or locating an Indian Health facility please contact the Chickasaw Nation Tribal Health.

Online Application

Service Area

Chickasaw Nation Residents


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Contact Information


Phone:
(580) 272-2704

Fax:
(580) 272-2709

Location

Tribal Health

Silverstone, 1921 Cradduck Road, Suite 100

Ada, Oklahoma 74820

Last Updated: 07/31/2017