The Community Care Plan of Eastern North Carolina is an innovative program that aims to help persons who are on Carolina Access Medicaid to prevent complications from chronic diseases, avoid costly emergency room visits, and unnecessary hospital stays.
Managing Symptoms of Chronic Disease Learn more about managing symptoms of chronic disease like diabetes, asthma, congestive heart failure, and COPD:
If you are a Carolina Access Medicaid client and under the care of a participating physician, you are automatically eligible for services provided by Registered Nurse Case Managers for Carolina Access Medicaid. Their office is located at Carteret County Health Department and can be reached by calling 252-728-8550. They can assist you with:
Understanding and learning about your medical condition
Schedule appointments with you doctor
Attend doctor visits with you to help answer questions
Assist to arrange transportation to doctor appointments
Help you get your medicine and any equipment you may need
Visit in your home for teaching about your medical condition
Regional Service These services are offered as part of Community Care Plan of Eastern Carolina, serving the region of Carteret, Craven, Duplin, Jones, Lenoir, and Pamlico Counties. For more information, visit their website.