Itiapela - Medical Alert Program

Chickasaw Nation Residents
Application Available

The Itiapela medical alert program pays the initial costs and monthly fees for 24-hour medical alert services for Chickasaw elders.

Participants must be a Chickasaw citizen who is 60 years of age or older, has a doctor's recommendation, lives alone, homebound and has a history of falls.

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Eligibility
  • 60 years of age or older
  • Chickasaw citizen
  • Must have doctor’s prescription
  • Must live alone
  • Must be homebound
  • Must have a history of falls due to health or physical problems
  • Must reside within the Chickasaw Nation
You Provide
  • Chickasaw citizenship card
Application

Contact

Phone:
(580) 795-9790
Fax:
(580) 795-9791
Email:

Events

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Program Details

The Itiapela medical alert program pays the initial costs and monthly fees for 24-hour medical alert services for qualified Chickasaw elders, 60 years of age or older. Required forms can be completed by contacting the Aging Administration Office. An applicant can expect a Chickasaw Nation Division on Aging specialist to make the initial visit to assess the services needed. If approved, the manager will contact the client.

The Chickasaw Nation considers its elders “living treasures” and works hard to provide for them the best service and care possible. The tribe remains devoted to the health and well-being of its elders by offering programs and services which are focused on all aspects of their lives.

Locations

Aging Administration Office

Madill, Oklahoma 73446