Financial Assistance Program

We know the cost of health care services can be a concern for you, and we are prepared to help. Our staff will assist you in understanding what your health insurance will pay, the options you may have to pay and the part of the bill you are responsible for paying.

We hope we can ease your concerns and help you focus on your first priority - a prompt return to good health.

Financial Assistance

Our representatives can help determine the need for:

Pennsylvania Medicaid
The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania offers the Medicaid program for healthcare services for low-income individuals with high medical expenses. 

Financial Assistance Program
We provide discounted healthcare for patients not eligible for Medicaid coverage and who meet certain income and asset requirements.

Payment Plan Options
For qualified balances, payment plans may be established.

Eligibility for Financial Assistance

 Patients may be eligible for financial assistance if they:

  • Have limited or no health insurance.
  • Are not eligible for government assistance, such as Medicare or Medicaid.
  • Can show they have financial need.
  • Reside in the primary service area of a Penn Highlands provider.
  • Provide Penn Highlands Healthcare with necessary information about household finances.

Applying for Financial Assistance

Penn Highlands Healthcare, or PHH, encourages patients to apply for financial assistance if they believe that they are unable to pay all or part of their  bill.

To apply:

•  Complete the PHH Financial Assistance Application form. 
•  Attach supporting documents, listed on the application, to prove your income.
•  Mail your completed application and necessary documents.

For More Information About Applying 

Financial Assistance Application