AHCU's Field of Membership

The field of membership of this credit union shall be limited to those having the following common bond:

Employees, independent contractors, or self employed persons who work regularly in the healthcare industry in the following counties:

  • Aitkin
  • Anoka
  • Benton
  • Blue Earth
  • Brown
  • Carver
  • Chisago
  • Dakota
  • Dodge
  • Goodhue
  • Hennepin
  • Isanti
  • Kanabec
  • Kandiyohi
  • Le Sueur
  • McLeod
  • Meeker
  • Mille Lacs
  • Morrison
  • Nicollet
  • Pine
  • Ramsey
  • Renville
  • Rice
  • Scott
  • Sherburne
  • Sibley
  • Stearns
  • Steele
  • Todd
  • Waseca
  • Washington
  • Wright

Healthcare industry includes organizations which provide the following services or products:

• Assisted living facilities that provide healthcare services

• Birthing centers

• Blood, organ and tissue banks

• Emergency medical care

• Health clinics

• Health maintenance organizations (HMO)

• Home health care

• Hospices

• Hospitals

• Medical and diagnostic labs

• Medical equipment and devices

• Medical transportation services


• Nursing homes

• Nursing services

• Offices of chiropractors, dentists, licensed therapists, optometrists, physicians, podiatrists, psychologists

• Pain centers

• Paramedic services

• Pharmacy services

• Rehabilitation centers providing medical treatment or licensed psychological or physical therapy

• Complementary Therapy (Acupuncture, holistic medicine, alternative healing therapies)


Get an Edge in Your Hiring!
Employers in the healthcare industry can offer membership in AHCU as a employee benefit. Find out more!


"Once a member, always a member"
Once you join Associated Healthcare Credit Union, you can belong for life. All members are welcome to continue using all of our services even if they move, change jobs, or retire. This policy also applies to your eligible family and household members. 

For more information about how we can serve you, call us at  (651) 383-4000 or toll-free at 1-877-241-8233. Join us today!

Employees of Allina Hospitals and Clinics, Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, Medica, Blue Cross Blue Shield, and employees of Associated Healthcare Credit Union; volunteers, spouses and blood or adopted relatives of the above and members of their immediate families and households are eligible to join.

Who is AHCU?

ASSOCIATED HEALTHCARE Credit Union (AHCU), like all credit unions, is a non-profit organization owned by its members. Membership in AHCU is a valuable employee benefit! 

A credit union offers economical financial services to a group of people who share a common bond. As a member-owner, you have a say in how your credit union operates. You are also eligible to serve on the credit union's board of directors, supervisory committee, credit committee and/or to vote in the Annual Election for members like you who will represent your interests.

What's the Scoop on AHCU?
Associated Healthcare Credit Union is the best healthcare credit union in Minnesota. We’ve been serving the healthcare industry for 55 years. Just Ask Our Members!