ICHC: 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.
Medicaid is a program that provides health coverage to low-income citizens of Alaska.
Affordable Care Act
Click here to learn more about the Affordable Care Act or to apply.
Click here to apply for VA health care.
Click here to learn more about Social Security.
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.
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.
Click here to learn more about disability services.
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.
Commonly Needed Items
- Birth Certificate
- Driver’s License
- State ID Card
- Health Benefits ID Card
- Voter Registration Card
- Pay Stubs
- Statement from Employer as to Gross Wages
- Income Tax Forms
- Self-employments Bookkeeping Records
Examples: social security (SSI), veterans affairs (VA) benefits, child support, alimony, unemployment or retirement.
- Bank Statements Showing Direct Deposits
- Agency Letter Showing Money Received
- Utility Bills
- Rental Agreement
- Mortgage Statement
Social Security Numbers
- Immigration or naturalization papers
- 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 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
Sliding Fee Discount
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 are available. Please contact ICHC, (907) 424-3622 to inquire about setting up a payment plan.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I apply for the programs?
Find the program you are interested in below and click on the link to be sent to the appropriate location.
Will my health insurance pay for my travel?
Contact your insurance company to find out if they pay for or reimburse for travel.
When will my travel be ready?
This can vary but Medicaid and ANMC usually have travel available 1-3 days prior to the patient departure.
How do I apply for the Sliding Fee Discount?
Please click the Sliding Fee Discount link and fill out the form. Bring your form and required documents into Ilanka Community Health Center.
IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING A MEDICAL EMERGENCY PLEASE CALL 9-1-1.
Contact & Hours
PO Box 2290
705 Second St
Cordova AK, 99574
Phone: (907) 424-3622
Fax: (907) 424-3275
Monday-Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Nurse Line: After hours and on holidays (907) 424-3622
After Hours Information
If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please call 9-1-1 or go to your local emergency room.
The After Hours Nurse line can assist you after hours or on holidays. Please call (907) 424-3622 and follow the prompts to be directed to the nurse line.
- Patient Registration Form
Please fill out this form if you are a new patient.
- Refill Request Form
Please fill out this form if you are requesting a prescription refill.
- Treatment of Consent for Minors
This form gives consent to another individual who is not the parent or guardian to approve care of a minor at ICHC. Examples include parents who will be out of town and the child stays with friends or relatives.
- Release of Information
This form authorizes ICHC or another entity to release health information to a specific organization or individual.
This form is needed for a Commercial Driver’s license physicals.
- School Entry Physical
Please fill out the School Entry form if your child will be entering school for the first time.
- Sports Physical
Please fill out the Student Health Review/Exam form if your child is needing a physical for school sports.
- Ladies First
Ladies First assists eligible Alaskans in getting breast and cervical health screenings. More about Ladies First.
Questions, Comments, Concerns?
Do you have a question, comment, or concern about the care you received at ICHC? Please fill out the Comment Form.