Below you will find a short list of our most frequently asked questions. For more information or if you cannot find the answer below, please use the contact form.
Community Health Center of Central Missouri offers a Sliding Fee Discount based on the Federal Poverty Guidelines to assist uninsured patients in receiving quality care. The Sliding Fee Discount income guidelines are updated annually on the first of each fiscal year by the CFO with approval from the Board of Directors. These guidelines are updated each calendar year. Patients cannot be seen on the Sliding Fee program until they have completed the necessary paperwork and enrollment process. Once approved, the agreement will be valid for the remainder of the current fiscal year, at which time the patient will be required to re-enroll. At any time, while receiving assistance through the slide program, the patient is required to report any changes in household occupancy or financial status for re-evaluation.
Proof of income may include the following documentation:
Note: Bank statements and State Tax Forms are not acceptable forms of POI
The Community Health Center can be your medical home. We have qualified professionals here to help assist you and become your Primary care doctor of choice.
he Community Health Center of Central Missouri offers assistance in obtaining prescription medications. For patients who qualify, medications can be provided at little or no cost. Our Patient Advocates will help gather all required financial information and fill out any applications and you get the medications you need to manage your condition. Things to Know:
CHC of Central Missouri offers both school, sports and work physicals. Sports physicals, often called pre-participation sports examinations, are key to making sure athletes are healthy enough to play and help avoid tragic occurrences. For work physicals we offer: Pre-employment physicals, drug screen collection, vaccines for hepatitis and flu, pulmonary function tests and Tuberculosis screening (PPD Skin Test).
We have staff ready to assist you in scheduling and appointment in one of our 5 clinics. They are available from 8-5 Monday through Friday. To schedule in any of our clinics please call 573-632-2777.