Insurance and Billing Information

Medical care can be expensive. At Ashe Memorial Hospital, we work diligently to keep costs down, and to make planning for and paying for your medical care as efficient as possible.


Ashe Memorial Hospital accepts most major insurance plans, including:

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Medicare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna with Tyson Foods
  • Inclusive Health
  • Medcost
  • Medicaid- NC
  • Medicaid- NC
  • Medicaid- VA
  • Primary Physician Care
  • Southern Health Partners
  • United Healthcare
  • Vocational Rehab
  • Wellpath/Coventry
  • If you come to the hospital through the emergency room, we will collect insurance information from you shortly after your arrival. Whenever possible, please have with you a photo ID and your insurance card, or the insurance card covering your child if your child is the patient.


    Ashe Memorial Hospital will file a claim with your insurer for costs incurred during your hospital stay. Once your insurer receives and pays the claim, you will be notified of any outstanding balance. This balance becomes your responsibility.

    Paying A Bill

    Our Financial Counselors are here to help you pay your bill or work out a payment plan if you are unable to pay in full. In some cases, financial assistance is available. Click here to see the financial assistance policy. Click here to view and download a financial assistance application. Click here for a complete summary of our charity care program.

    Financial Counselors are available Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. You can reach them by calling 336-846-0725.

    We accept cash, check, debit card and most major credit cards.

    If you have questions about insurance or a bill your have received, or to set up a payment plan, contact Patient Financial Services by calling the hospital at 336-846-0725.