Shawnee County Medical Society
PO Box 615 Topeka, KS 66601
Who is eligible?
The guidelines are as follows:
What responsibilities do I have as a HealthAccess patient?
Patients who are enrolled in HealthAccess are required to sign a patient responsibilities form.
Doctors, area clinics, pharmacists, hospitals and many others are donating their services to help you get well and stay well. They are not being paid for the services provided to you. This is not a government program, or other entitlement program. The donated care may end at any time, for any reason. HealthAccess does not include; inpatient psychiatric services, emergency room expenses or ambulance services. By signing the patient responsibilites form you authorize HealthAccess to verify what you have reported during the application process. You may also receive some bills, for which you are responsible, should you need services not currently being donated for the HealthAccess program.
You must also agree to actively participate in your health care, making your appointments and following the care guidelines that you have agreed to with your healthcare provider.
How do I apply?
You may apply by calling the SCMS HealthAccess office 785-235-0996. Following a brief telephone interview; you will be scheduled to meet with our Eligibility Specialist to enroll. If you are employed you will be required to bring proof of income (pay stubs or a statement from your employer) for the last four weeks.