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ICHC: Financial Support

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Find the program you are interested in below and click on the link to be sent to the appropriate location.   

Contact your insurance company to find out if they pay for or reimburse for travel.

This can vary but Medicaid and ANMC usually have travel available 1 – 3 days prior to the patient departure. 

Please click the Sliding Fee Discount link and fill out the form. Bring your form and required documents into Ilanka Community Health Center.

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Financial Support

The healthcare system can be difficult to navigate.  Illanka Community Health Center is here to help.  We are happy to assist you in applying for Medicaid, Medicare, Denali Kid Care, Affordable Care Act, Veterans Affairs, Disability, and Social Security.   We also offer discounts and payment plans.

To make an appointment, please contact ICHC at 907-424-3622.

Enrollment Information

Medicaid

Medicaid is a program that provides health coverage to low-income citizens of Alaska.

Learn more and apply for Medicaid.

Medicare

Medicare is a federal program providing health care coverage for people 65 and older. People under the age of 65 who can qualify for Medicare include those with certain disabilities and those with permanent Kidney Failure.

Learn more about Medicare.

Apply for Medicare.

Affordable Care Act
Denali Kid Care

Denali Kid Care is Medicaid coverage for children ages 0 to 18 and for pregnant women meeting the income eligibility.

Click here to learn more about Denali Kid Care or to apply. 

Disability
Social Security
Ladies First

Ladies First is designed to help pay for breast cancer screenings and cervical cancer screenings. This includes exams and diagnostic testing.  Eligibility is based on age and income.   

Click here to learn more about Ladies First. 

Fishermen's Fund

The Fisherman’s Fund is designed to assist licensed fishermen who have been injured while fishing in Alaska.

Learn more about the Fisherman’s Fund.

Commonly Needed Items

Identity Information
  • Birth Certificate
  • Driver’s License
  • State ID Card
  • Health Benefits ID Card
  • Voter Registration Card
  • Passport
Earned Income
  • Pay Stubs
  • Statement from Employer as to Gross Wages
  • Income Tax Forms
  • Self-employments Bookkeeping Records
Unearned Income

Examples: social security (SSI), veterans affairs (VA) benefits, child support, alimony, unemployment or retirement.

  • Bank Statements Showing Direct Deposits
  • Agency Letter Showing Money Received
Residency
  • Utility Bills
  • Rental Agreement
  • Mortgage Statement
Social Security Numbers
Birthdates
Immigration Status
  • Immigration or naturalization papers
Child Support
  • Paternity, custody, and support orders
  • Divorce or dissolution decrees
Medical Expense Deductions

For households with elderly, blind, disabled members only.

  • Billing Statements
  • Itemized Medical Receipts such as for Prescription Drugs
  • Medicare Card Indicating Part B Coverage
  • Repayment Agreement with Physician
Other Documents Which May Be Required
  • Proof of Pregnancy, and Due Date if You or Someone in Your Household is Pregnant
  • Proof of Application for Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Eviction Notices or Utility Shut Off Notice
  • Court Orders (Adoption Records)

WIC Alaska

WIC is a part of the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services Divisions of Public Assistance. It is a nutrition program that helps children, new mothers, and pregnant woman stay healthy. WIC helps all kinds of families; any type of legal guardian with a child under 5 years of age can apply for WIC.

Payment Options & Discounts

The sliding fee discount is designed to help cover your out-of-pocket expenses. Eligibility is based on household size and income.  This discount can be used in conjunction with other Health Insurance programs.

Prompt Pay Discount

ICHC offers their patients a 20% discount if medical services are paid for at the time of the visit.

Payment Plans
Payment plans are available. Please contact ICHC, 907-424-3622 to inquire about setting up a payment plan.