Children's Healthcare Access Program (CHAP)


Children's Healthcare Access Program, or CHAP, is a collaborative, community-based medical home improvement program. A team made up of a nurse, a social worker, and a community health worker partner with pediatric providers to offer additional care coordination for patients. Services includes health education, referrals to community resources, navigation of health system, referrals for behavioral and oral health, and transportation assistance.

Current participating practices include:

Emmet County:
Alcona Health Center - 3434 M-119, Harbor Springs
Petoskey Pediatrics - 345 Division Rd., Petoskey

Charlevoix County:
Charlevoix Pediatrics - 14734 Park Ave., Charlevoix
Pine River Medical - 14734 Park Ave., Charlevoix
East Jordan Family Health Center - 601 Bridge St., East Jordan
Dental Clinics North - 601 Bridge St., East Jordan

Antrim County:
Bellaire Family Health Center - 4955 S. M-88 Hwy., Bellaire
Central Lake Family Health Center - 7960 W. Old State Rd., Central Lake
Ironmen Health Center - MFRC, 205 Grove St., Mancelona

Otsego County:
OMH-Pediatrics - 825 Center Ave., Gaylord
OMH-Family Practice-Gaylord - 829 Center Ave., Gaylord
Dental Clinics North - 95 Livingston Blvd., Gaylord
Blue Devil Wellness Center - 90 Livingston Blvd., Gaylord
Target population includes children ages 0-17, who are enrolled in Medicaid or uninsured.