Financial Assistance Programs 

For patients who do not have insurance coverage, there are alternate funding and payment plan options offered by our hospital. Our hospital staff will work with you to identify the options available to you based on government and hospital rules and regulations. 

Medical Eligibility Program (MEP) 

The Medical Eligibility Program is a hospital service provided to you at no cost. You may qualify for government programs which pay for all or part of your hospital and medical expenses. If you are under 21 or over 65 years old, have children in the household, are pregnant, potentially disabled, or have been a Victim of
Crime you may qualify. Our hospital Patient Advocates will
assist you with the application process. 

Government Programs Which You May Qualify For:

  • Medicaid/Medi-Cal 
  • Temporary Assistance for needy Families 
  • Social Security Disability 
  • Supplemental Security Income 
  • County Indigent 
  • Victims of a Violent Crime Fund 

For more information, please call 828.315.5521.