What you need to apply:

Call our office at (208) 879-4351 ext. 0 to learn more, request an application and complete your enrollment in the program.  If you wish to apply the sliding scale fee to your current visit, you must submit a completed application and income verification within 5 working days. The sliding discount co-pay will range from $25 to $70 per visit for healthcare services provided by CAHC depending on eligibility.  Co-pay is due at time of service.

Application process

-    Patient identification. Acceptable forms include valid drivers license, state ID card, employment, or other picture ID

2018 Federal Poverty Levels

If approved you will be notified in writing by CAHC.  Once approved, your application will be valid for a term of 12 months unless there is a substantial change in household makeup or income. It is your responsibility to reapply when the current eligibility period has expired. If you do not pay your co-pay each date of service your sliding fees discount will not be applied to that date of service.

-   Prior year’s income tax return for each individual living in the household.  If employment has changed since the filing of            that return, copies of the last three months’ paycheck stubs or payroll records showing year-to-date earnings are required

CAHC provides essential health service to patients regardless of their ability to pay.  Discounted fees are available for community members who qualify, depending on income and household size.  Discounts apply to all services offered but does not apply to any services performed away from CAHC. 

-    Name, DOB, and income documentation for ALL income coming into the household by all members

Sliding fee schedule

-  If the applicant has had no income for three months or more, this must be verified through some other official agency                 records, i.e., bank records, or by written statement from a landlord or other person outside the household having knowledge     of the applicant’s financial situation.  

​Challis Area Health Center

Make an appointment today!

​(208) 879-4351​

​Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 5:30 pm

Wednesday 7:00 am - 5:30 pm​​