Asante Patient Financial Advocates
Asante hospitals provides assistance to our patients in applying for Oregon Health Plan Medicaid. These services can be done by phone or by in-person appointment. Please note that in-person appointments are only offered at the hospitals and not at Asante Physician Partner clinics.
For more information and to speak with a Patient Financial Advocate, please call (541) 789-8723. option 4.
Oregon Health Plan / Oregon Medicaid
You can also apply for the Oregon Health Plan / Oregon Medicaid by calling the Oregon Health Plan Application Center at (800) 699-9075 or by submitting an online application.
Oregon Department of Human Services
The Oregon Office of Medical Assistance Programs provides information regarding OHP eligibility and other services.
Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance Program
SHIBA is a statewide network of trained volunteers who educate, assist and serve as advocates for people with Medicare.
Social Security Administration
Provides information about retirement, survivors and disability insurance benefits, and supplemental security income.
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
TANF provides cash assistance to low-income families with children when they strive to become self-sufficient.
Elevate Patient Financial Solutions
Asante partners with Elevate Patient Financial Solutions, formerly MedData, to provide free financial advocacy for uninsured patients who have incurred medical expenses within their hospitals and clinics. ElevatePFS patient-focused approach identifies the most appropriate assistance from a variety of resources that can help you pay for your medical bills. You may have been referred to ElevatePFS for outreach if you have recent visits at one of Asante's hospitals and were identified as underinsured.
Contact the Elevate PFS Team at (888) 689-4814.