Financial Assistance | Charity Care

EvergreenHealth Monroe is committed to extending financial assistance, free or reduced fee care, to qualifying individuals.

If payment of your health care expenses could create a financial hardship for you, our staff will work with you to apply for financial assistance.

Financial counseling is offered through our Patient Financial Services Department. Applications will be processed, and approval will be determined based on specific criteria.

Information you provide is confidential and is only reviewed by staff processing your application. If approved, financial obligation to EvergreenHealth Monroe will be reduced.

Assistance Programs

Coverage assistance: You may be eligible for other government and community programs. We can help you learn whether these programs (including Medicaid/Apple Health and Veterans Affairs benefits) can help cover your medical bills. We can help you apply for these programs.

Emergency care: EvergreenHealth Monroe has a dedicated emergency department and provides care for emergency medical conditions (as defined by the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act) without discrimination consistent with available capabilities, without regard to whether or not a patient has the ability to pay or is eligible for financial assistance.

District tax discounts: EvergreenHealth Monroe will provide an adjustment to the self-pay portion of hospital bills for district resident homeowners up to the amount of property taxes paid in support of the hospital district during the calendar year that the taxes were paid. Please contact us about our discount program.

Payment plans: Any balance for amounts owed by you is due within 30 days. The balance can be paid in any of the following ways: credit card, payment plan, cash, check, or online bill pay. If you need a payment plan, please call the number on your billing statement.

Charity care: is a way to help low income individuals and families pay for medical services. Charity Care is either free care or reduced-price care, depending on your income. Learn more about our charity care program