Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy

Programs that offer information and guidance for people who need assistance in selecting appropriate health insurance coverage. May also answer questions about health insurance benefits and help people complete insurance forms. (AIRS LH-3500) Organizations that dedicated to protecting and improving the quality and affordability of health and long-term care for all individuals and advocating for changes in the health care system that will achieve these goals; or which advocate more broadly for legislation and other measures. (AIRS TD-1600.2570)

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Statewide

PO Box 143107
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-2106
Phone: 877-543-7669
Organization Name: Utah Department of Health
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Address:
PO Box 143107
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-2106
Phone: 877-543-7669
Toll Free Phone: 888-222-2542
Fax: 801-538-6952
Eligibility: U.S. citizen or legal resident, under age 19, for working families who do not qualify for or have any other health insurance coverage.
Services Provided: A state health insurance for children, CHIP. Call for an application or apply online. CHIP covers: dental care, well-child exams, immunizations, doctor visits, hospital and emergency care, prescriptions, hearing and eye exams, mental health services.
Provider Profiles: CHIP is administered by states, according to federal requirements.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/8/2020
Salt Lake City, UT
Phone: 2-1-1
Address:
Salt Lake City, UT
Phone: 2-1-1
Eligibility: All services free of charge, Utah
Services Provided: For free assistance applying for health insurance: Medicaid, CHIP or Affordable Care Act (ACA) options, with the help of a navigator, or call 2-1-1. About 90 navigators and certified enrollment specialists all across Utah. Prescription assistance as well.

Recommend scheduling a live appointment for enrolling in Medicaid and CHIP, and enrolling with the Affordable Care Act via telephone rather than online.
Provider Profiles: Take Care Utah is led by the Association for Utah Community Health (AUCH), the Utah Health Policy Project (UHPP), and United Way 2-1-1.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 11/6/2019
Organization Name: Utah Legal Services - Salt Lake
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Address:
298 24th Street Ste 110
Ogden, UT 84401
Phone: 801-394-9431
Toll Free Phone: 800-662-4245
Fax: 801-827-0420
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: Must be income eligible and have a legal matter within Utah Legal Services' priority areas in the state of Utah.
Services Provided: Statewide representation in civil (non-criminal) legal matters for low-income persons, victims of domestic violence, senior citizens, farm workers, and Native Americans.
Legal matters include:
• Representation in protective order actions and domestic relations matters for victims of domestic violence (except in Salt Lake County, see Legal Aid Society 801-328-8849)
• Representation of clients with landlord/tenant and/or housing disputes. (Utah Renters Handbook accessed at http://www.utahlegalservices.org/public/flyers)
• Representation in cases seeking access to health care such as Medicaid, PCN and CHIP
• Representation in cases seeking public entitlements such as TANF/GA, Social Security, SSI and Unemployment benefits
• Representation in American Indian issues
• Representation of migrant farm workers regarding wage and labor issues
• Representation in consumer and collection issues
• Also, free clinics are held statewide that address various legal issues-call to find out times and locations by county throughout Utah.
Provider Profiles: Four offices include Salt Lake, Ogden, St. George and Provo.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 11/7/2018
Organization Name: Utah Department of Health
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Address:
PO Box 141000
Cannon Health Building
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-1000
Phone: 801-538-6777
Fax: 801-536-0970
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Services Provided: Provides an online multilingual health library, training materials for health care professionals, and other health information resources to reduce health disparities and improve health outcomes for vulnerable populations.
Provider Profiles: online resource
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 9/4/2018
Address:
Salt Lake City, UT
Services Provided:

You can apply for health insurance, tax credits, and Medicaid through the Marketplace via HealthCare.gov, myCase, or at your local DWS employment center.

If you have already applied for or are receiving medical assistance, you can sign up or log in to myCase to get information, recertify and manage your benefits.
"case" refers to case number

Provider Profiles:

If you'd like to obtain free assistance applying for Medicaid/CHIP visit www.takecareutah.org or call 211.

internet-based, statewide

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 6/29/2020

Blanding, UT

Organization Name: Utah Navajo Health Systems
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Address:
802 South 200 West Ste B
Blanding, UT 84511
Phone: 435-678-3601
Fax: 435-678-3610
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: CHCs serve everyone, insured and uninsured. Patients pay for services on a sliding-scale fee structure based on their income.
Services Provided: A Community Health Center providing medical, dental and behavioral health care in neighborhoods throughout the northern portion of the Navajo Nation and southeastern Utah.

Blanding Family Dental 435-678-0500
Provider Profiles: AUCH
Four clinics in southeastern Utah. Administrative and corporate headquarters are at the Montezuma Creek site.
Ambulatory care and home care programs have achieved accreditation through The Joint Commission.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2020

Brigham City, UT

980 South Medical Drive (500 West)
Brigham City, UT 84302
Phone: 435-723-8276
Organization Name: Community Health Centers
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Address:
980 South Medical Drive (500 West)
Brigham City, UT 84302
Phone: 435-723-8276
Fax: 435-734-9761
Eligibility: All ages; serves all residents regardless of ability to pay
Services Provided: Provides medical, dental, health education, and outreach services, and offers specialized services to meet the needs of migrant and seasonal agricultural workers and their families through Utah Farm Worker Program (UFWH). Also refers patients to other existing health care providers and resources. Clinic works congruently with specialist for high risk pregnancies.
Dental appointments: 435-734-9761
Provider Profiles: AUCH, Community Health Centers, Inc.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/5/2019

Cedar City, UT

Organization Name: Paiute Indian Tribe of Utah
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Address:
440 North Paiute Drive
Cedar City, UT 84721
Phone: 435-867-1520
Fax: 435-867-2658
Eligibility: No restrictions, serves all ages, those of Native American descent and others. Marketplace, Medicaid, and CHIP. Affordable Care Act - ACA
Services Provided: Provides health services to those of Native American descent and others in the five county region plus Take Care Utah navigators/certified application counselors to help clients understand, apply for, and enroll in health coverage through the Marketplace, Medicaid, and CHIP. Affordable Care Act - ACA (also known as Obamacare).
Provider Profiles: Three other locations: Richfield, Shivwits in Ivins, Kanosh
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 9/11/2019

Fort Duchesne, UT

6624 East 5500 South
6964 East 1000 South
Fort Duchesne, UT 84026
Phone: 435-722-4506
Organization Name: Ute Indian Tribe
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Address:
6624 East 5500 South
6964 East 1000 South
Fort Duchesne, UT 84026
Phone: 435-722-4506
Fax: 435-722-5652
Eligibility: Children from 3 to 5 years
Services Provided: Ute Indian tribe Head Start provides quality services to enhance the Ute Culture, and Educate Children and Families by being a Positive Role Model in the Communities we serve.

Head start is a national program that promotes school readiness by enhancing the social and cognitive development of children through the provision of educational, health, nutritional, social, and other services to enrolled children and families.

ACA Broker
Provider Profiles: Transportation for children, social services, education, medical/dental resource, disabilities, mental health therapeutic services, speech therapy, meals provided. Parent classes also offered.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/8/2020

Honeyville, UT

Organization Name: Centro De La Familia De Utah
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Address:
6980 North 2550 West
Honeyville, UT 84314
Phone: 435-239-7700
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: Children who live in rural areas. At least 51% of family income must come from a family member working in agriculture.
Services Provided: Strengthens the Hispanic family through self-sufficiency. All services are delivered in a culturally and linguistically sensitive manner.
Head Start
Nuevo Dia for Latinas ages 9 to 12 years old and their mothers
Healthy Relationships for youth ages 10 to 16
Plazas Comunitarias for adults to complete credits towards elementary and middle school education. 4 sites.
Smart Steps for blended families
Culture Competency & Outreach
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 5/12/2020

Midvale, UT

Organization Name: Community Health Centers
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Address:
220 West 7200 South, Suite A
Midvale, UT 84047
Phone: 801-566-5494
Fax: 877-497-4661
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: No restrictions. Particularly low income, uninsured, and underinsured, with fees based on a sliding scale.
Services Provided: Provides medical care to the general population
Provider Profiles: AUCH, Community Health Centers, Inc.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/23/2019

Montezuma Creek, UT

Organization Name: Utah Navajo Health Systems
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Address:
1478 East Highway 262
Montezuma Creek, UT 84534
Phone: 435-651-3700
Fax: 435-678-0616
Eligibility: No restrictions
Services Provided: Provides medical, dental, and behavioral health care in neighborhoods throughout the northern portion of the Utah Navajo Nation and southeastern Utah.
Provider Profiles: AUCH

Ambulatory care and home care programs have achieved accreditation through The Joint Commission.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2020

Ogden, UT

Address:
727 24th Street Ste 2A
Ogden, UT 84401
Phone: 801-393-4153
Fax: 801-393-5004
Eligibility: Seniors and disabled individuals in Davis and Weber who are underserved, vulnerable, isolated, and/or non-English speaking; Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries and caregivers.
Services Provided: Works to enhance awareness of healthy lifestyles, provide resources, and support individuals in protecting themselves from communicable diseases. Offers sexually transmitted infections educational presentations, youth workshops (prevention, self-respect & self-worth, public speaking, etc) classes (relationships, condom negotiation skills, responsibility to communicate, etc.), distributes educational materials, youth tobacco workshops, and senior medicare fraud and identity fraud presentations, and maintains over 20 condom drop-sites.
Provider Profiles: Presentation is available to any facility or organization wishing to learn more about Medicare.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 7/9/2019

Park City, UT

650 Round Valley Drive
Park City, UT 84060
Phone: 435-333-1850
Address:
650 Round Valley Drive
Park City, UT 84060
Phone: 435-333-1850
Fax: 435-333-1899
Email: fanny@phcpc.org
Languages Spoken: Spanish
Eligibility: Families in Summit and Wasatch Counties, without health insurance.
Services Provided: A community-supported, volunteer-driven clinic that provides general medical care, pediatrics, prenatal, and chronic disease care. Appointment only.
Moran Eye Center supports an ophthalmalogy clinic. Vail Epic Promise offers children free dental exam and fluoride treatment. Hearing screenings.
Referral to social services and help in applying for health insurance, ACA Navigator program.
Provider Profiles: No urgent or emergency care.
John Hanrahan MD Medical Director / Clinic Founder
Fanny Vernal, Bicultural Outreach Worker/Promotora 435.333.1857
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 12/3/2019

Provo, UT

Organization Name: Mountainlands Family Health Center, Inc.
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Address:
589 South State Street
Provo, UT 84606
Phone: 801-429-2000
Fax: 801-429-2001
Eligibility: CHCs serve everyone, insured and uninsured. Patients pay for services on a sliding-scale fee structure based on their income.
Services Provided: Provides the following services: Immunizations and well-baby checks, obstetrics/gynecology, acute visits, adult checks, dental exams, cleanings, fillings and crowns, physical exams, and therapy, counseling and education. A reduced cost pharmacy is available for Mountainlands patients only.
Provider Profiles: AUCH
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/9/2020
Organization Name: Utah Legal Services - Salt Lake
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Address:
455 North University Avenue Ste 100
Provo, UT 84601
Phone: 800-662-4245
Toll Free Phone: 800-662-4245
Fax: 801-655-5350
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: Must be income eligible and have a legal matter within Utah Legal Services' priority areas in the state of Utah.
Services Provided: Statewide representation in civil (non-criminal) legal matters for low-income persons, victims of domestic violence, senior citizens, farm workers and Native Americans.
Legal matters include:
• Representation in protective order actions and domestic relations matters for victims of domestic violence (except in Salt Lake County, see Legal Aid Society 801-328-8849)
• Representation of clients with landlord/tenant and/or housing disputes. (Utah Renters Handbook accessed at http://www.utahlegalservices.org/public/flyers)
• Representation in cases seeking access to health care such as Medicaid, PCN and CHIP
• Representation in cases seeking public entitlements such as TANF/GA, Social Security, SSI and Unemployment benefits
• Representation in American Indian issues
• Representation of migrant farm workers regarding wage and labor issues
• Representation in consumer and collection issues
• Also, free clinics are held statewide that address various legal issues-call to find out times and locations by county throughout Utah.
Provider Profiles: Offices in Salt Lake City, Ogden, Provo and St. George.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 11/7/2018

Riverton, UT

2827 West 13400 South
Riverton, UT 84065
Phone: 801-567-8515
Organization Name: Jordan School District
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Address:
2827 West 13400 South
Riverton, UT 84065
Phone: 801-567-8515
Fax: 801-567-8521
Eligibility: Primary focus is on families of Jordan School District, but will assist anyone in need.
Services Provided: Increases awareness of the need for health insurance for all students and assists with applications for Medicaid, CHIP, SSI, HEAT Program, DWS Eligibility and the Health Insurance Marketplace.
Provider Profiles: ACA Certified Application Counselor/Navigator 801-567-8508
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 9/5/2018

Salt Lake City, UT

1240 North American Beauty Drive (1040 West)
James R. Russell Facility
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: 801-977-1122
Organization Name: Utah Community Action
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Address:
1240 North American Beauty Drive (1040 West)
James R. Russell Facility
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: 801-977-1122
Fax: 801-323-1640
Eligibility: No restrictions
Services Provided: Certified application counselors are trained to help current patients and any community resident make informed decisions about available healthcare coverage options. They can recommend private health insurance plans available through the Marketplace (Obamacare), or help determine eligibility for government assistance programs like Medicaid, PCN (Primary Care Network), or CHIP (Children's Health Insurance Program).
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 12/9/2019
4424 South 700 East Suite 100
Salt Lake City, UT 84107
Address:
4424 South 700 East Suite 100
Salt Lake City, UT 84107
Toll Free Phone: 866-322-0787
Services Provided: Assists with avigating the obstacles and red tape associated with an insurance denial. Experienced team of healthcare advocates offers a variety of claims and appeals support services to assist in resolving the specific insurance problems.
No one at DMI is qualified to provide legal advice. It is every client’s responsibility to read their policy or plan document thoroughly.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 11/6/2019
140 West 2100 South Ste 208
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Phone: 801-412-3980
Organization Name: Community Health Centers, Inc.
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Address:
140 West 2100 South Ste 208
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Phone: 801-412-3980
Fax: 801-412-3997
Languages Spoken: Spanish
Eligibility: No restrictions, Salt Lake County
Services Provided: Health Access Project assists individual enrollment into the insurance marketplace via the Affordable Care Act. A community partnership that works to improve access to and coordinate comprehensive health care for low-income, uninsured residents of Salt Lake County.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/7/2020
Address:
Salt Lake City, UT
Phone: 801-357-4700
Services Provided: Information on Medicare and Medicaid, long term care facilities, home health care and support groups.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/5/2019
Organization Name: Community Health Centers
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Address:
1365 West 1000 North
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: 801-328-5750
Fax: 877-497-4661
Eligibility: No restrictions, particularly low income, uninsured and under insured) with fees based on a sliding scale. Accepts OB patients with or without insurance.
Services Provided: Provide medical and dental care to the general population.
Dental appointments: 801-328-5756
Provider Profiles: AUCH, Community Health Centers, Inc.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/5/2019
Address:
120 West 1300 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Phone: 801-486-4877
Toll Free Phone: 866-687-4942
Fax: 801-486-9943
Email: info@iwic.org
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: Programs are designed for American Indians/Alaskan Natives.
Services Provided: Provides services that identify critical health risks and educate clients concerning preventive care, encouraging better overall health, well-being and enjoyment of life within the American Indian community.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/12/2019
350 North State Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Phone: 801-538-3800
Organization Name: Utah State Government
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Address:
350 North State Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Phone: 801-538-3800
TDD: 801-538-3826
Toll Free Phone: 800-439-3805
Fax: 801-538-3829
Eligibility: Open to the public.
Services Provided: Ensures affordable, fair and reliable insurance products and services in the state of Utah through educating, serving and protecting consumers, governmental agencies and insurance industry participants.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 5/30/2019
747 East South Temple Ste 100
Salt Lake City, UT 84102
Phone: 801-364-1182
Address:
747 East South Temple Ste 100
Salt Lake City, UT 84102
Phone: 801-364-1182
Fax: 801-364-1186
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Services Provided: Communicates the needs of children through research, publications, media campaigns and advocacy to ensure that children's needs are known and met. Influences policies and decisions to ensure that the best interest of children is our state's priority.
Provider Profiles: Utah Medicaid and CHIP extension a key campaign https://utahchildren.org/issues/chip-resources
Roz McGee past Executive Director
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 10/15/2019

Sandy, UT

903 East Carnation Drive
Sandy, UT 84094
Phone: 855-739-6037
Address:
903 East Carnation Drive
Sandy, UT 84094
Phone: 855-739-6037
Fax: 801-683-0135
Services Provided: A medical consulting firm that assists those who require home health care, hospice and non-medical services at no cost to the patient. Provides free patient advocacy for individuals and families along the Wasatch Front who are in need of medical services.
Provider Profiles: K.R. Prince, B.S, CHBC Patient Advocate
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 9/5/2018

Vernal, UT

Organization Name: Mountainlands Family Health Center - Provo Family Health Center
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Address:
1680 West Highway 40 Suite 201
Vernal, UT 84078
Phone: 435-789-2024
Fax: 435-789-2034
Eligibility: CHCs serve everyone, insured and uninsured. Patients pay for services on a sliding-scale fee structure based on their income.
Services Provided: Community Health Center.
Provides general medical and mental health services.
Provider Profiles: AUCH
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/9/2020

West Valley City, UT

2369 West Orton Circie Ste 20
West Valley City, UT 84119
Phone: 801-433-2299
Address:
2369 West Orton Circie Ste 20
West Valley City, UT 84119
Phone: 801-433-2299
Fax: 801-433-2298
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: No restrictions
Services Provided: Advocates for the underserved population of Utah regarding health care, provides information about the new federal health care reform law and how it will impact Utahns from every walk of life, helps consumers enroll in public and private insurance, and educates consumers on how to make the best use of their benefits.
Provider Profiles: Services provided by TakeCareUtah.org
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/13/2020

Nationwide

465 Industrial Boulevard
London, KY 40750-0001
Phone: 800-318-2596
Organization Name: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
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Address:
465 Industrial Boulevard
London, KY 40750-0001
Phone: 800-318-2596
TDD: 855-889-4325
Toll Free Phone: 800-318-2596
Eligibility: Anyone looking for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
Services Provided: The Marketplace is an internet-based means of finding health coverage that fits your budget and meets your needs. With one application, you can see all your options and enroll.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 1/6/2020
16880 Middlebelt Road Ste 4
Livonia, MI 48154
Phone: 734-522-7200
Address:
16880 Middlebelt Road Ste 4
Livonia, MI 48154
Phone: 734-522-7200
Fax: 734-522-0200
Email: kburch@ihsinfo.org
Eligibility: For those needing information on hearing loss, hearing aids, and hearing specialists.
Services Provided: The only professional organization representing the interests of today's hearing aid specialist before the federal government, IHS provides input by means of testimony and/or information to Congressional committees, the Food and Drug Administration, the Department of Health and Human Services, members of Congress and other federal regulatory and legislative bodies.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 8/6/2019
7500 Security Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21244-1850
Phone: 800-633-4227
Organization Name: Medicare
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Address:
7500 Security Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21244-1850
Phone: 800-633-4227
TDD: 877-486-2048
Toll Free Phone: 800-633-4227
Eligibility: Persons age 65 and older, anyone with certain disabilities or end-stage renal disease.
Services Provided: Medicare Providers Search WWW.MEDICARE.GOV
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is a branch of the U.S Department of Health and Human Services. This is the federal agency that administers the Medicaid programs and monitors the Medicaid programs offered by each state.
General Automated information about Medicare coverage, claims, deductibles, billing and publications.

This Medicare program is a nationwide automated help line or online resource.
A speech automated system will ask you questions that you answer with your voice to direct your call automatically.
For... Just say.....
Medicare prescription drug coverage "Drug Coverage"
Extra Help "Limited Incomes"
Medicare prescription drug enrollment status "Status"
Telephone number for your State Medical
Assistance (Medicaid) Office "Medicaid"
Medicare publications "Publications"
A customer service representative "Agent"
Provider Profiles: Nationwide
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 1/9/2020