Mission charity care utility public after affected person advocates’ push

Mission charity care utility public after affected person advocates’ push
Mission charity care utility public after affected person advocates’ push

ASHEVILLE – Affected person advocate strain on HCA Healthcare paid off Nov. 17 when the corporate made a pattern of its charity care monetary help utility public on-line at Mission Well being’s web site. 

Mission stands out as the first of any HCA hospital system — there are greater than 180 in its U.S. and United Kingdom community — to make this doc instantly accessible to sufferers on-line.

The applying is a two-page kind qualifying sufferers can use to request medical payments be waived beneath HCA’s charity care coverage.

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The transfer comes following a partnership that began in July with leaders of WNC social media group Mountain Maladies and medical debt options group Greenback For.