Insurance help programs to be offered around St. Lawrence County this month
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 - 5:12 pm

Fidelis Care, The New York State Catholic Health Plan Inc., has set several sessions around St. Lawrence County this month offering Fidelis Care's insurance programs and to help the uninsured apply for coverage.

For more info, call (888)-FIDELIS (888-343-3547).

The sessions are at :

• Catholic Charities, Wadhams Hall, 6866 State Highway 37, Ogdensburg, Thursday, Oct. 11, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

• Canton Human Services Building, 80 State Highway 310, Wednesdays, Oct. 10, 17, 24 and 31, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

• Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center, 214 King St., Ogdensburg, Mondays, Oct. 8, 15, 22, 29, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

• Clifton Fine Clinic, 1014 Oswegatchie Trail, Star Lake, Thursday, Oct. 4, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

• EJ Noble Hospital, 77 West Barney Street, Gouverneur, Tuesdays, Oct. 9, 16, 23 and 30, 9 a.m. to noon

• Gouverneur Neighborhood Center, 15 Rock Island St., Monday, Oct. 8, 9 a.m. to noon

•Massena Memorial Hospital lobby, 1 Hospital Drive, Fridays, Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

• Massena Memorial Hospital’s Kid’s Korner, Monday, Oct. 15, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

• Massena Memorial Hospital’s Surgery Center, Tuesday, Oct. 23, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

• Massena Memorial Hospital’s Levine Clinic, Monday, Oct. 29, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

• Norfolk Family Health Center, 42 West Main St., Tuesday, Oct. 9, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

• Brasher Falls Family Health Center, 3 Cudlipp Drive, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Fidelis Care offers free or low-cost health insurance through New York State's Child Health Plus, Family Health Plus, and Medicaid Managed Care programs. Members are covered for regular checkups, preventive care, routine screenings, hospital and emergency care, eye exams, dental care, and more. In addition, Fidelis Care offers a variety of benefit options through Fidelis Medicare Advantage, Dual Advantage, Medicaid Advantage Plus, and Fidelis Care at Home programs, available in certain counties.