Guidance to select the best prescription drug benefit and
important savings for Medicare Beneficiaries
For answers and guidance to all your questions about Illinois Cares Rx, Medicare Part D, other prescription drug assistance program options as well as "Extra Help" and Medicare Savings Programs, please contact the Senior HelpLine or SHIP, Senior Health Insurance Program.
Illinois Cares Rx provides assistance to qualified seniors and person with disabilities with and without Medicare. Illinois Cares Rx coordinates with certain Medicare Part D Plans, pays your monthly Part D premium or may provide a monthly rebate.
Get individualized counseling to select the best plan and get help enrolling.
Schedule an appointment with your local
SHAP Site or SHIP Site
Contact the free statewide health insurance counseling service
Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) and
Medicare Savings for Qualified Beneficiaries (HFS 3757)
MSP Frequently Asked Questions
MSP Application Training (PDF)
Complete application for Payment of Medicare Premiums, Deductibles and Coinsurance (PDF)