To Receive Help with Choosing a PCP That is Right for You and Your Family:
ᎡᏣᏍᏕᎸᏗ ᎭᏑᏯᎩᏍᎬ ᎦᎾᎦᏔ ᏚᏳᎪᏛ ᏣᏰᎸᏅ ᏣᎦᏎᏍᏗᏍᎩ ᏃᎴ ᏏᏓᏁᎸᎯ:
etsasdelvdi hasuyagisgv ganagata duyugodv tsayelvnv tsagasesdisgi nole sidanelvhi:
You can find the list of all the PCPs who partner with the EBCI Tribal Option in the
Provider Directory, which can be accessed by clicking the button below.
How to Choose Your Primary Care Provider (PCP)
ᎯᎠ ᎢᏣᏛᏁᏗ ᎯᏯᏑᏯᎩᏍᏗ ᎢᎬᏱ ᏣᎦᏎᏍᏗᏍᎩ ᎦᎾᎦᏔ
Hia itsadvnedi hiyasuyagisdi igvyi tsagasesdisgi ganagata
Your PCP is a doctor, nurse practitioner, physician assistant, or other type of provider
• Care for your health
• Coordinate your needs
• Help you get referrals for specialized services, if you need them
As a Medicaid beneficiary, you have an opportunity to choose your own PCP. If you do not select a PCP, Medicaid will assign CIHA as your PCP until you choose another. You can find your PCP’s name and contact information on your Medicaid card. If you would like to change your PCP, you will be able make that change at any time.
When Deciding on a PCP, You May Want to Find a PCP Who:
ᏕᎱᎪᏘᏍᎬ ᏣᎦᏎᏍᏗᏍᎩ ᎦᎾᎦᏔ, ᏨᏌ ᏰᎵ ᎮᎵᏍᎬ ᎯᏩᏛᏗ ᏣᎦᏎᏍᏗᏍᎩ:
dehugotisgv tsagasesdisgi ganagata, tsvsa yeli helisgv hiwatvdi tsagasesdisgi:
• You have seen before
• Understands your health history
• Is taking new patients
• Can serve you in your language
• Is easy to get to
Each family member enrolled in the EBCI Tribal Option can have a different PCP. Some PCPs may take care of the whole family (like a family practice doctor), whereas pediatricians treat only children, and internal medicine doctors treat only adults. For assistance, call Member Services at 1-800-260-9992 (TTY 711) or the NC Medicaid Contact Center at 1-888-245-0179.