SoonerCare (Medicaid) is a health coverage program jointly funded by the federal and state government. This program helps pay for medical costs. The Oklahoma Department of Human Services (DHS) determines financial eligibility for people who are 65 years of age or older, blind or disabled.
Pontotoc County Health Department(580) 332-20112330 Arlington St., Ada, OK
Provides many services: Personal Health, Medicaid, Community Based Services, Children and Family Health, Immunizations, Car Seats for anyone who receives any services (i.e, SNAP, TANF), Etc.
Big Five assists persons in Bryan, Carter, Coal, Love, and Pontotoc counties with free or low-cost prescription drugs. This program helps clients fill out the required applications from participating pharmaceutical companies.
This community health representative program promotes the highest possible health level of Native Americans by providing medically-guided primary health care services where no other resource is available. Services offered by the CHR program include: patient advocacy, liaison between clients and tribal and community resources, patient education and health promotion/disease prevention. (Must me Chickasaw)