When making decisions about where to go for medical care, patients and their families will frequently check on the record of safety, patient satisfaction and success for their hospital of choice. But there is another critical element that cannot be overlooked or underestimated – the cost to the patient.
As important as the financial impact of health care decisions may be, far too often that detail remains a mystery until the hospital invoice arrives in the mail. Providence Health & Services has a long tradition of providing quality care for every patient that comes through our doors, regardless of their ability to pay. Yet even those who have insurance often have questions:
Where can I get help estimating my out of pocket costs?
Where can I get answers to my billing questions?
If my insurance coverage doesn’t quite cover my costs, what are my options for financial assistance?
We are committed to providing access to the answers you seek. As you review this website you’ll find helpful tools and tips so you can make informed health care decisions.