How Payment Works

 

Patients who choose to make monthly payments

If you choose to make small monthly payments for your healthcare services, our office staff will help you with a payment plan. Patients who are unable to pay for their healthcare services in full may be seen for a total charge of $35.00; lab tests and medications are at an additional discounted cost. Our patients are not turned away from our clinic for their inability to pay.

Medicare

Medicare insurance may pay for all or part of your visit. We welcome Medicare patients.

Medi-Cal

Medi-Cal insurance may pay for all or part of your visit. We welcome Medi-Cal patients.


Comprehensive Perinatal Service Program (CPSP)

This is a state program that provides care at no-cost to female patients who are pregnant. The services include the full range of prenatal care up until the third-trimester (36 weeks) by a Foothill medical provider. Arrangements are made for hospital delivery with an obstetrician. Post-partum care for the new mom and her infant are provided by our clinic. The program also offers an extensive range of support services that include: nutrition, psychosocial, mental health counseling, health counseling (including home visit), and health education programs (individual and groups).

Family PACT

This is a California State Health Program that provides comprehensive family planning coverage to patients, including non-parental consent services for minor children, at no cost. Services include general health evaluation, a full range of contraceptive services, full service laboratory assessment for sexually transmitted diseases, and the full range of reproductive evaluation, testing, screening, pharmaceuticals, and laboratory services (including HIV Screening and Testing).

Gateway

Gateway provides immediate comprehensive services to potentially Medi-Cal eligible children under 18 years old at no cost on the basis of "presumptive eligibility" until such time that it is determined that they don't meet the qualifications for Medi-Cal or until they are provided Medi-Cal benefits.

Presumptive Eligibility

This is a free program available to girls who have had a positive pregnancy test and are "presumed to be eligible for Medi-Cal.

Immunization Assistance (Vaccines for Children)

This program provides the full immunizations to children as required under the Center for Disease Control (CDC) at no cost to the family.

Direct Relief

Foothill is a certified recipient to Direct Relief, which provides varied donations (pharmaceuticals, health supplies, and medical instruments) at no cost to clinic members.

Sliding Fee Schedule

Low income, uninsured patients may qualify for subsidized (part-pay) discount fees depending on their income and number of dependents.


YOU MAY BE ELIGIBLE FOR MEDICAL AND DENTAL CARE AT VERY LITTLE OR NO COST. ASK ABOUT THIS AT OUR RECEPTION DESK.