Purpose of the Discounted Services Program

Morrow County Health District, which offers services through the following entities: Pioneer Memorial Hospital, Pioneer Memorial Clinic, Irrigon Medical Clinic, Ione Community Clinic, Morrow County Ambulance, and Pioneer Memorial Home Health and Hospice, will never deny necessary healthcare to an individual because of his/her inability to pay.

Who can apply?

Patients, Responsible Parties, Family Members, or Providers are encouraged to apply for the discount.  The amount of the discount is based upon the family size and income.

What services are covered?

All hospital and health services qualify for the allowance, excluding the following:

  1. Elective and cosmetic procedures & tests
  2. Services in which the total bill from the District is $25 or less.

How much is the discount?

Depending upon your annual income and number of dependents, discounts are provided on a sliding scale up to 100% of your bill, except for a minimum fee of $25.

Annual income amounts and sliding scale discounts

Payment required $25 Minimum Fee $25 Minimum Fee 25% payment 50% payment 75% payment 90% payment Payment in full
Family Size: 1 $ 11,880 $ 14,850 $ 17,820 $ 20,790 $ 23,760 $ 29,700 $ 29,701
2 $ 16,020 $ 20,025 $ 24,030 $ 28,035 $ 32,040 $ 40,050 $ 40,051
3 $ 20,160 $ 25,200 $ 30,240 $ 35,280 $ 40,320 $ 50,400 $ 50,401
4 $ 24,300 $ 30,375 $ 36,450 $ 42,525 $ 48,600 $ 60,750 $ 60,751
5 $ 28,440 $ 35,550 $ 42,660 $ 49,770 $ 56,880 $ 71,100 $ 71,101
6 $ 32,580 $ 40,725 $ 48,870 $ 57,015 $ 65,160 $ 81,450 $ 81,451
7 $ 36,730 $ 45,913 $ 55,095 $ 64,278 $ 73,460 $ 91,825 $ 91,826
8 $ 40,890 $ 51,113 $ 61,335 $ 71,558 $ 81,780 $ 102,225 $ 102,226
For each additional person, add: $ 4,160 $ 5,200 $ 6,240 $ 7,280 $ 8,320 $ 10,400 $ 10,401

Based on DHHS Guidelines effective 3/26/2016
Example:  If you have 4 members in your family with a total income of $36,000, you will be required to pay 25% of the total bill.

Where to apply?

Download Applications Here:

More information can be obtained from the Business Office or Receptionist at the hospital or clinic, or by calling (800) 737-4113 or (541) 676-9133.

Mail Applications to:   Drop off Applications at: 
Business Office
P.O. BOX 9
Heppner, OR  97836
Pioneer Memorial Hospital
Pioneer Memorial Home Health & Hospice
Pioneer Memorial Clinic
Ione Community Clinic
Irrigon Medical Clinic