News Release

May 22, 2013

OHCA Contacts: Jo Kilgore - (405) 522-7474, Carter Kimble - (405) 522-7510

SoonerCare Helpline Available For Members Affected By Recent Storms

The Oklahoma Health Care Authority is encouraging SoonerCare (Oklahoma Medicaid) members to call the SoonerCare Helpline if they need assistance with their medical benefits following the recent tornadoes.

Assistance is available to replace lost or destroyed medication, durable medical equipment, medical ID cards, etc. The Helpline can also assist members with transportation needs to medical appointments. SoonerCare members whose providers lost their office site to the storms may also contact the Helpline for assistance in finding another provider.

The SoonerCare Helpline is available Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 1-800-987-7767.