Public Health

• Dr. Cecil Walkes, County Health Authority
Johnnie Roberts, Administrative Director

IHC Application
(Each IHC application must be submitted in person or mailed to one of the addresses listed above.)

Eligibility Requirements:

  • County Resident
  • Income - Resources
  • Household Composition


  • Physician's Services
  • Inpatient/Outpatient Hospital Care
  • 3 Prescriptions per Month
  • Skilled Nursing Facilities
  • Family Planning Services
  • Lab & X-Ray Services
  • All services must be medically necessary

Information needed to Apply:

  • Social Security Cards for all members of the household
  • Proof of Identification
  • Proof of all household income
  • Proof of Residency
  • Proof of Resources: checking/savings account statement; tax statements for real estate
  • All changes must be reported within 14 days

You Have The Right To:

  • Obtain an application
  • Have assistance in preparing forms
  • Eligibility determined within 14 days after completion of application
  • Written notification of determination
  • Appeal of denial of acceptance
  • Submit an application anytime
  • Equal treatment regardless of race color
  • You may not be eligible if you transfer Ownership of property just to make yourself Eligible for assistance