What about insurance?

Blackstone Valley Community Health Care accepts most major Rhode Island insurance plans including Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island, Blue Cross & Blue Shield, and United Healthcare. We also accept RIte Care, RIte Share, Medicaid, & Medicare members.

Don’t have insurance? BVCHC uses a sliding fee scale to offer medical services for qualified patients who do not have health insurance. Eligibility is based on household income and size. Click here for more information.

The following information will help you identify what you need to provide in order to participate in the Sliding Fee Program. Please download, print, and complete the Application below and return with Proof of Income to any one of our BVCHC offices.

English Application
Spanish Application
Portuguese Application

Children under the age of 19, who are lawful permanent residents, no longer have to wait five years to apply to receive medical assistance (RIte Care). Please call 401-722-0081 to schedule an appointment with our Family Resource Counselor.

For more information and answers to any insurance questions you may have, ask your current health insurance provider or call us at 401-722-0081.