The Southwest Virginia Community Health Systems accepts all patients regardless of their insurance or financial status. Our federally funded health care program allows us to offer a wide range of services to patients through a sliding-fee scale; we also take most employment-based insurances, Medicaid and FAMIS. We also offer a pay in full at the time of service discount. Cash, check, credit/debit cards are acceptable forms of payment.
Assistance for Medical, Dental, and Optometry Services
Southwest Virginia Community Health Systems serves all patients regardless of income or insurance status. Sliding fee discounts for Medical, Dental, and Optometry services are available to patients based on family size, gross household income, and federal poverty guidelines.
SLIDE FEE A:
$20.00 per visit for medical and optometry services
$50.00 per visit for selective dental services
SLIDE FEE B:
The patient is responsible for paying 20% of the full charges per visit.
SLIDE FEE C:
The patient is responsible for paying 40% of the full charges per visit.
SLIDE FEE D:
The patient is responsible for paying 60% of the full charges per visit.
SLIDE FEE E:
The patient is responsible for paying 80% of the full charges per visit.
1. Download, print, and complete the Slide Fee Application.
2. Turn in application with proof of income and a copy of your most recent bank statement. Proof of income includes documentation for all wages earned (pay stubs for 4 consecutive pay periods or your tax return from the previous year), social security, worker’s comp, veteran’s benefits, military pay, child support/alimony, income from rent, and interest/dividends from bank accounts, pensions, and annuities.
3. Applications are accepted by mail: SVCHS Attn: Slide Fee PO Box 729 Saltville, VA 24370 or in-person 319 Fifth Ave. Saltville, VA 24370.
Need additional information?
Contact: Jessie Minton, Slide Fees Coordinator
(276) 496-4492, ext. 1014