Bridge Assistance 

Bridging the gap of financial uncertainty for our patients in need

Bridge Assistance is the PeaceHealth charity care program which provides medically necessary and preventive services for our patients at PeaceHealth facilities at a reduced cost or without charge when payment cannot be obtained through all other available financial resources.

See Frequently Asked Questions.

View the PeaceHealth Policy (pdf).

For information about Bridge Assistance, call 1-800-873-8253 or send an email to Bridge Assistance​.

After contacting our patient counseling services, submit a Bridge Assistance Application and Bridge Assistance Insert Form

Return the forms, related to care and services at all PeaceHealth facilities to:

PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center
Attention: Patient Financial Services
P.O. Box 1238
Bellingham, WA 98227-1238