• Quality Service, Friendly Staff

    Enjoy patient-centered healthcare provided by your personal care team

    At Family Care Associates you are more than a patient, you are FAMILY!

  • Patient Portal

    User friendly and convenient! Portal offers 24/7 access to:

    - Request medication refills
    - View test results
    - Message staff (non-urgent!)
    - Pay bills online, and MORE!

  • Onsite Lab, Xray, and Ultrasound

    Services provided by:

    Sarah Bush Lincoln Health System

  • Flexible Appointments

    7am - 7pm  Monday-Thursday
    7am - 5pm  Friday

    FCA Walk-in Clinic
    8am - 4pm  Monday-Friday

    Acute Care Walk-in Clinic
    8am - 10:30am  Saturday

  • Full Family Care

    Personal, comprehensive care for the whole family! Services include:
    Wellness/Illness Care, Women's Health, Chronic Disease Management, Sports Medicine, Family Planning, and Minor Procedures

Family Care Associates of Effingham is a family medical practice dedicated to the health and wellness of the patients and community we serve. Our physicians and staff are committed to providing a personal, caring environment where you and your family's healthcare needs are our top priority.

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Family Care News

►  Family Care Associates is excited to announce that it has partnered with RCM360.  They are a team of professionals who have expertise in eClinicalWorks, our electronic medical record system.  They will be doing our insurance claims processing and collection of receipts to optimize our billing process. We had the opportunity to meet their staff and discuss implementation during a recent sight visit at our office. We are very excited to be partnering with the team at RCM360 and insure you that we will be working hand-in-hand with them during our transition.

►  ABA of Illinois in collaboration with the Effingham Park District is sponsoring "Explore and Excel Therapeutic Camp Day" this summer. Spaces are limited. Click here for more details.

►IMPORTANT!!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Family Care Associates is now participating in Meridian in addition to Illinicare and BCBS Medicaid plans. Continue to check Meridian website periodically for an updated status on our providers.

►The Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services program are requiring individuals with an HFS Medical Card to pick a health plan for their medical care needs. Family Care Associates is participating in:

IlliniCare health plan: https://www.illinicare.com/members.html or 866-329-4701      

Blue Cross Blue Shield health plans: https://www.bcbsil.com/family-health-plan/how-to-enroll`

For more information you may go to: http://enrollhfs.illinois.gov/

We appreciate your patience during this transition and look forward to meeting you and your familys health care needs. Thank you!!

 ► NOTICE TO PATIENTSFamily Care Associates will soon publish correspondence and all preventative reminders exclusively to your Patient Portal account. These, along with appointment details, lab results, medical records, and more all available in one safe, convenient location! Request access to your Portal account by contacting our office at 217-342-7000. Thank you!

►  Log in to Patient Portal to request your prescription refills, print immunization records, pay your bill, and MORE!!



New Medicare Cards Are Coming!

Medicare is mailing new cards between April 2018 and April 2019. The new card has a Medicare Number unique to you, instead of your Social Security Number. Your new card will automatically come to you—just make sure Social Security has your most up-to-date address. For more information, visit go.medicare.gov/newcard or watch the video below.


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Diabetes Education Program

Family Care Associates' diabetic patients are welcome to attend our FREE multi-session diabetes education course!

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FCA Walk-In Clinic

► NEW! FCA Walk-In Clinic available Monday - Friday from 8am to 4pm. Click HERE more information

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Phone: (217)342-7000
Fax: (217)342-7002

  • Mon-Thurs: 7am - 6:30pm
  • Friday: 7am- 5pm
  • Sat: 8am - 10:30am