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

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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