Choosing Medicare and related health care coverage can be challenging. That’s why SHIIP offers confidential, one-on-one counseling throughout Iowa from trained volunteers who have been in your shoes. And it’s free. Type the name of the county in the search form to find counselors near you. Then call and set up an appointment. Click here to find SHIPs in Other States.

Effective 11/24/2020 @ 4 p.m. the Iowa SHIIP-SMP Program is full for OEP. If you are still in need of a comparison please call 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227).

CountySHIIP Sponsor SitePhone Number
AdairAdair County Health System, Greenfield(641) 743-7266
Adams At this time we do not have an active SHIIP--SMP Counselor in this county. Please refer to Adair, Cass, or Union Counties
Allamakee Veteran's Memorial Hospital, Waukon, Effective 11/25/2020 site is full for OEP
AppanooseMercyOne Centerville Medical Center, Centerville
Audubon At this time we do not have an active SHIIP--SMP Counselor in this county. Refer to Carroll, Cass, Guthrie or Shelby Counties
Benton SHIIP - Benton County, Vinton, Effective 11/17/2020 site is full for OEP
Black HawkMercyOne - Waterloo Medical Center, Waterloo(319) 272-7857
Boone At this time we do not have an active SHIIP--SMP Counselor in this county. Refer to Dallas, Greene, Hamilton, Polk, Story or Webster Counties
Bremer Waverly Health Center, Waverly, Effective11/18/2020 site is full for OEP
Buchanan At this time we do not have an active SHIIP Counselor in this county. Please refer to Benton, Black Hawk, Bremer, Delaware or Linn counties.
Buena Vista Buena Vista Regional Medical Center, Effective 11/05/2020 site is full for OEP
Butler At this time we do not have an active SHIIP--SMP Counselor in this county. Refer to Bremer, Black Hawk, Floyd, Franklin or Grundy Counties.
Calhoun At this time we do not have an active SHIIP--SMP Counselor in this county. Refer to Carroll, Greene, Sac or Webster Counties.
CarrollManning Regional Healthcare Center, Manning(712) 655-2072
CarrollSt. Anthony's Regional Hospital, Carroll(712) 794-5801
CassCass County Memorial Hospital, Atlantic(712) 243-7545
CedarTipton Senior Center, Tipton(563) 886-3293
Cerro Gordo Elderbridge AAA, Mason City, Effective 10/07/2020 Site is Full for OEP
Cerro Gordo MercyOne - North Iowa West Campus, Effective 10/28/2020 site is full for OEP
CherokeeCherokee Regional Medical Center, Cherokee(712) 225-5101 ext. 148
ChickasawMercy Medical Center, New Hampton(641) 394-4121
Clarke At this time we do not have an active SHIIP--SMP Counselor in this county. Refer to Decatur, Lucas, Madison, Ringgold, Union, & Warren counties.
Clay Spencer Hospital, Spencer, Effective 11/18/2020 site is full for OEP
ClaytonMercyOne Elkader Medical Center, Elkader(563) 245-7023
ClaytonFamily Resource Center Guttenberg Hospital, Guttenberg (563) 252-3215
Clinton Genesis Medical Center, DeWitt, at this time we do not have an active SHIIP-SMP counselor in this county.
Clinton MercyOne - Clinton Medical Center, Clinton. Effective 09/14/2020 site is full for the Open Enrollment Period October 15 through December 7
ClintonRSVP, Clinton(563) 243-7787
Crawford Crawford County Memorial Hospital, Denison, Effective 11/10/2020 site is full for OEP
DallasDallas County Hospital, Perry(515) 465-7578
Dallas Dallas County Public Health, Adel, Effective 10/23/2020 Site is full for OEP
Davis At this time we do not have an active SHIIP Counselor in this county. Refer to Appanoose, Van Buren or Wapello Counties.
DecaturDecatur County Hospital, Leon(641) 446-4871
DelawareRegioinal Medical Center, Manchester(563) 927-7405

Des Moines

Great River Health Systems, Burlington. Site is Full for OEP

DickinsonLakes Regional Healthcare, Spirit Lake(712) 336-1230

Dubuque

Delhi Medical Center, Dubuque. Site is Full for OEP.

Dubuque MercyOne Dubuque Medical Center, Effective 10/20/2020 Site is full for OEP.

Dubuque

UnityPoint Health - Peosta Clinic, Peosta. Site is Full for OEP.

EmmetAvera Holy Family Health, Estherville(712) 362-2631
FayetteGunderson Palmer Hospital & Clinics, West Union(563) 422-3817
Fayette MercyOne - Oelwein Medical Center, Oelwein, At this time we do not have an active SHIIP Counselor in this county.
Floyd Floyd County Medical Center, Charles City, Effective 11/03/2020 Site is full for OEP
Franklin At this time we do not have an active SHIIP--SMP Counselor in this county.
Fremont At this time we do not have an active SHIIP Counselor in this county. Refer to Mills or Page Counties.
Greene Greene County Medical Center, Jefferson, Effective 11/23/2020 site is full for OEP
GrundyGrundy County Memorial Hospital - UnityPoint Health, Grundy Center(319) 824-5081 or (888) 824-5081
GuthrieBayard Public Library, Bayard(712) 651-2238
HamiltonVan Diest Medical Center, Webster City(515) 832-7769
HamiltonVan Diest Medical Center - Jewell Clinic, Jewell(515) 832-7769