The North End Waterfront Health (NEWH) accepts all patients regardless of their insurance status or ability to pay. We are a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), which means we can offer a wide variety of services through the Sliding Fee Discount Program.
We offer the Sliding Fee Scale to all income-eligible patients, based on annual household income and family size for most services. Income guidelines are based on the Federal Poverty Income Guidelines. The acceptable forms of verifications for the Sliding Fee Scale are listed below.
The Health Center’s Resource Specialist will be able to answer questions you have, at (617) 643-8039.
How do I qualify?
To qualify for the Sliding Fee Discount Program, you MUST show proof of gross annual income for all immediate family members living in your household. Gross income is ALL income from ALL sources before taxes. Applicants should provide a copy of any of the accepted income verification materials listed below.
Acceptable Income Verification:
- Recent Federal Tax Return
- IRS Form W-2 or 1099
- Two (2) Current Pay Stubs
How do I get started?
To begin the Sliding Fee Scale application process, simply download the appropriate form below, complete it and schedule a visit with the Resource Specialist, Gina Cardone-Casoni, 617-643-8039.