Purchased/Referred Care

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Purchased/Referred Care (PRC) is a federally funded program that acts as a last resort for payment of medical care when it is referred out from Pokagon Health Services. PRC can cover a wide range of services such as eye exams, mammograms, colonoscopies, MRIs, hospital stays, surgeries, and pregnancy care. Transportation is available for eligible referrals.

Eligibility Requirements:

Enrolled citizens of the Pokagon Band or non-native woman pregnant with a Pokagon child in the ten-county service area who have-

  • Established with Pokagon Health Services
  • Applied for, or been denied, other coverage.

This page has more information on Eligibility and Notification requirements for PRC. For assistance with application process please reach out to our Health Care Navigator

Monday – Friday | 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Contact Information
58620 Sink Road
Dowagiac, MI 49047

(269) 462-4401

Health Care Navigator 

(269) 462-4227

Patient Referrals & Authorizations

(269) 462-4421 (A-L)

(269) 462-4407 (M-Z)

Optical/ER/Urgent Care Authorizations

(269) 783-2474

PRC Cards & Bills

(269) 462-4411

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