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Holyoke Health Center provides medical, dental, and pharmacy services to all of our patients, regardless of your ability to pay for them.  If you do not have health insurance, you may be eligible to receive services on our sliding fee scale and you can apply for health insurance with one of our Certified Application Counselors.  We accept most private insurance plans, Medicaid (MassHealth), Medicare, and the Health Safety Net. 

Medical Insurances Accepted

MassHealth  Tricare – Champus
Medicare  Tricare for Life – Champ VA
Boston Medical Center (BMC/Health Net)  Bankers Life & Casualty
Boston Medical Center (BMC/Health Net) Types 1,2, & 3  Connecticare
Neighborhood Health Plan  Consolidated Health Plan
Neighborhood Health Plan Types 1,2, & 3  Children’s Medical Security Plan
Neighborhood Commercial  SCO
Health Safety Net  Celticare
Network Health Plan Types 1,2,&3  Health New England
Blue Cross & Blue Shield  Cigna
United Health Care  Unicare
Evercare  MVA/Worker’s Comp

Dental Insurances Accepted

ALTUS  Guardian
Assurant  MassHealth
Blue Cross & Blue Shield – Dental Blue  MetLife
Children’s Medical Security Plan – Unicare Dental  Health Safety Net
Delta Dental of MA  Humana
Dental Quest (carried by Commonwealth Care plans)  Principal
CommCare Alliance

Need Insurance?

Our Managed Care Staff are here to help! Our bilingual Certified Application Counselors are highly trained and well versed in the insurance enrollment environment. With over ten years of expertise under our belts, HHC is well situated to help you and your family obtain the assistance that you need. The Managed Care Teams assists with applications to MassHealth (Medicaid), Health Safety Net, and Qualified Health Plans with or without tax credits. The Holyoke and Chicopee locations both have walk in hours which operate on a first come, first serve basis. All services are offered in English and Spanish and our Managed Care Staff provide a full range of assistance including; submitting a new application, annual eligibility reviews, shopping on the Health Insurance Marketplace, and educating patients on how to use and understand their insurance plans. Please call (413)420-2200 with any questions.


MassHealth is a public health insurance program for eligible low and medium-income residents of Massachusetts. MassHealth is the name used in Massachusetts for Medicaid and the State Children's Health Insurance Plan (SCHIP), combined into one program. With the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, Massachusetts has increased who is eligible for MassHealth. If you would like to apply for MassHealth for yourself or your family, or if you have questions about how to apply for MassHealth, please contact our Managed Care Staff today! Call (413) 420-2200 with questions.