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ICHC: Financial Support

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.

Enrollment Information

Medicaid

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

Learn more and apply for Medicaid.

Affordable Care Act
Veterans Affairs
Social Security
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.

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.

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
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. 

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

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

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.

Location,
Contact & Hours

PO Box 2290
705 Second St
Cordova AK, 99574

Phone: (907) 424-3622
Fax: (907) 424-3275

Hours:
Monday-Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM        
Closed Sunday 

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.

Documents &
Quick Links

Patient Forms

  • 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.
  • CDL
    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.