First Choice Health Centers serves patients of all ages and backgrounds regardless of insurance status or ability to pay. We accept most insurance plans and offer a sliding fee scale for patients who are uninsured or underinsured.
As a community health center providing integrated care, First Choice Health Centers’ mission is to break down the social and economic barriers to wellness and healthy living.
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SLIDING-FEE DISCOUNT PROGRAM
First Choice Health Centers also offers a sliding-fee discount program for income eligible patients at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines, regardless of insurance status.
Click the link below for the most recent income eligibility information:
Who is eligible?
A patient must provide proof of their income and household size at time of visit to be eligible for the program. The amount of the discount will be based on the patient’s family size and income. The Federal Poverty Guidelines and the Sliding-Fee Discount Schedule determines the patient’s discount.
Accepted forms of payment:
- Debit and Credit Cards
- American Express
- Personal checks
- Money Orders
What to expect when using the Sliding-Fee Discount Program:
When you call to make an appointment, you will be asked to bring:
- Your insurance card
- At least a $20 payment
- Proof of income (W-2s, Individual Tax Return Form 1040, copies of unemployment checks, last two pay stubs). The proof you supply will be used to calculate your discount.
The Center offers the option to set-up payment arrangements for any outstanding balance. A payment plan can be arranged through an Automated Clearing House (ACH) in which payment will be withdrawn on a select day of the month until your balance is paid off.