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
AllamakeeVeteran's Memorial Hospital, Waukon(563) 568-3411
Appanoose At this time we do not have an active SHIIP-SMP Counselor in this county. Refer to Davis, Lucas, Monroe, Wapello or Wayne Counties.
Audubon At this time we do not have an active SHIIP--SMP Counselor in this county. Refer to Carroll, Cass, Guthrie or Shelby Counties
BentonSHIIP - Benton County, Vinton(319) 472-2544
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
BremerWaverly Health Center, Waverly(319) 483-1300
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 VistaBuena Vista Regional Medical Center(712) 732-4030
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
Cedar Tipton Senior Center, Tipton, Effective 12/20/2020 through 03/15/2021 site is unavailable. (800) 351-4664
Cerro GordoElderbridge AAA, Mason City(800) 243-0678
Cerro GordoMercyOne - North Iowa West Campus(641) 428-7158
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 12/08/2020 through 04/01/2021 site is unavailable (800) 351-4664
ClaytonFamily Resource Center Guttenberg Hospital, Guttenberg (563) 252-3215
ClaytonMercyOne Elkader Medical Center, Elkader(563) 245-7023
ClintonMercyOne - Clinton Medical Center(563) 244-7532
ClintonRSVP, Clinton(563) 243-7787
Crawford At this time we do not have an active SHIIP-SMP Counselor in this county. Please refer to Audubon, Carroll, Ida Sac or Shelby Counties.
DallasDallas County Hospital, Perry(515) 465-7578
DallasDallas County Public Health, Adel(515) 993-3750
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 MoinesGreat River Health Systems, Burlington(319) 768-3342
DickinsonLakes Regional Healthcare, Spirit Lake(712) 336-1230
DubuqueDelhi Medical Center, Dubuque(563) 589-2673
DubuqueMercyOne Dubuque Medical Center(563) 589-9002
DubuqueUnityPoint Health - Peosta Clinic, Peosta(563) 589-2673
EmmetAvera Holy Family Health, Estherville(712) 362-2631
FayetteGunderson Palmer Hospital & Clinics, West Union(563) 422-3817
FloydFloyd County Medical Center, Charles City(641) 228-6830
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.
GreeneGreene County Medical Center, Jefferson(515) 386-2114
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
HancockHancock County Health System, Britt(641) 843-5156
Hardin At this time we do not have an active SHIIP--SMP Counselor in this county.