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HealthCare First Credit Union


HealthCare First Credit Union’s field of membership is open to any person working in the health care field in Cambria, Blair, and Somerset counties in Pennsylvania. This includes, but is not limited to, doctors, medical staff, technicians, hospital volunteers, emergency response personnel, and their family members.

If you are a health care employer, contact the Credit Union for information on offering Credit Union benefits to your staff at no cost to you. Please call any office toll free at 888-296-8728.

If you are eligible to become a member of HealthCare First Credit Union, joining is very easy. Eligible members must complete a membership application and make an initial minimum Share deposit of $5.00 and a membership fee of $1.00. A social security number and proof of identification are also needed in order to open an account.

You can deposit to your account at any time either in person, by mail, payroll deduction, or by direct deposit.

USA Patriot Act
Customer Identification Requirements
In accordance with Section 326 of the USA PATRIOT ACT, applicants for new accounts are requested to provide current picture identification that verifies identity including name, address, and other identifying information.

In some cases, identification will be requested for current account holders if original documentation was not obtained with opening of the account. In all cases, protection of customer’s identity and confidentiality is our pledge to you.

We proudly support all efforts to protect and maintain the security of our customers and our country.


HealthCare First Credit Union has seven office locations in Johnstown and Altoona. Our Johnstown locations include our main office on Franklin Street, our Richland office at the Credit Union Complex, and an office in Davidsville at Laurel View Village. Our Altoona offices include our main office in Duncansville beside Blue Knob Auto, our office at UPMC Altoona Hospital, an office in the Station Medical Mall, and an office in Homewood at Martinsburg.

Member Services

HealthCare First Credit Union offers members a variety of financial services. Online services include home banking, online bill pay, and mobile banking with the Access24 app. Instructions for all services can be found at any credit union office. Please call any office with questions about these services using our toll-free number at 888-296-8728.

Enroll in online banking by clicking the following link: HealthCare First Credit Union Online Banking.

Other member services include savings accounts, checking accounts, a variety of IRA’s and certificates, club accounts, credit cards, debit cards, ATM cards, a variety of loan options and much more. For more information on member services, please call any office using our toll-free number at 888-296-8728.

We offer a variety of loans to meet every need. We offer vehicle loans, personal loans, share secured loans, home owners, payday loans, home equity loans, and home equity line of credit.

Loan applications can be picked up at any office, mailed to your home address, emailed, or faxed to you. Application must be returned to a HealthCare First Credit Union office.

Please call our loan department at 888-296-8728 for all loan rates and for more information on loans we offer. Our current loan promotions can be found on our Promotions Page. Also, call any office for all dividend rates including savings, share certificates, and IRA’s.


Find our membership application, loan application, VISA Card application, ATM card application, Kid’s Club and Senior Club applications at the following link: HealthCare First Applications. 


Find the latest news from HealthCare First Credit Union in our monthly newsletters by clicking here.

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Feel free to contact HealthCare First Credit Union toll free at 888-296-8728 to speak with any office or email us at with questions or feedback. You can also find our Contact Form here.

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