Welcome to Your Home for Health Care on the North Shore of Lake Superior

Billing Information and Insurance

Sawtooth Mountain Clinic (SMC) bills for services provided at the clinic and satellite clinics. In addition, if you are in or at the North Shore Hospital or the Care Center, the Clinic may send you a bill for doctor services if one of our doctors was involved in your care.  The hospital will send you a bill for X-ray and laboratory services.


The Clinic will send claims to all insurance companies IF you provide your current insurance card to the receptionist when arriving for your appointment.

Sawtooth Mountain Clinic is a provider* for:
  • Medicare
  • Minnesota Medicaid
  • Blue Cross of Minnesota
  • Health Partners
  • Preferred
  • Tri-Care
  • Medica
  • VA
  • UCare
  • HealthShare Inc. program
* To guarantee Sawtooth Mountain Clinic is a network provider for your insurance, call your insurance company.

Child and Teen Checkups are a service provided under Medicaid and MN Care Plans.

Sliding Fee Scale

This fee reduction program is available to qualified patients based on income regardless of other coverage. (More information)

For more information, call 218-387-2330, Extension 113, OR email Sawtooth Mountain Clinic Billing.

NE MN Child and Teen Checkup website
Sliding Fee Scale Information
Rights and Responsibilities
Financial Responsibility
SMC Interior