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Broad Top Area Medical Center 

BROAD TOP AREA MEDICAL CENTER,INC


FEDERAL POVERTY GUIDELINES – SLIDING FEE SCALE PATIENT EDUCATION

 Broad Top Area Medical Center Inc., (BTAMC) is a non-profit Federally Qualified Health Center whose mission is to provide access to affordable, high-quality healthcare without discrimination based on race, color, sex, disability, age, creed, or national origin.

 

Call Us for an Appointment:

     Broad Top Office  814.635.2916

     Huntingdon Office 814.506.8114

     Trough Creek Office 814.448.9226

BTAMC will provide in-scope services to all patients, regardless of their ability to pay.  The Sliding Fee Discount program is offered to under-insured and uninsured patients based on their household size and family income.  All patients are encouraged to apply.  The Sliding Fee Discount schedule is based on the federal poverty level (FPL) income guidelines which are adjusted annually and operates in accordance with other federal program regulations.  An application for the Sliding Fee Discount program is available at our reception desk.

 Important discount program points are:

  • It is not an insurance program
  • It provides significant discounts
  • You must apply for the benefit
  • Your eligibility is based on household size and gross income
  • You may be eligible for the program even if you have medical insurance
  • We encourage you to re-apply anytime your household size or income changes, such as someone becoming unemployed or adding a family member, even if this is a temporary change
  • You must renew applications, annually
  • The Sliding Fee Scale reporting year is from March 1st through Feb. 28th


 2019 POVERTY GUIDELINES FOR THE 48 CONTIGUOUS STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
*For families/households with more than 8 persons, add $4,420 for each additional person.

 PERSONS IN FAMILY/HOUSEHOLD               POVERTY GUIDELINE

                               1                                              $12,490
                               2                                              $16,910
                               3                                              $21,330
                               4                                              $25,750
                               5                                              $30,170
                               6                                              $34,590
                               7                                              $39,010
                               8                                              $44,430