Insurance & Financial Info
The hospital Business Office will bill your insurance carrier for charges
relating to your hospital stay. You or family members need to provide
our registration clerks with your insurance information upon admission.
Should you have any questions as to whether East Liverpool City Hospital
takes your insurance, please contact us.
Your hospital stay could result in multiple charges and statements from
various billing sources. A hospital bill is an itemized statement of charges
for room and board, medications, treatments and services rendered; for
example, emergency services, therapy, X-rays, blood tests and EKG testing.
Physician fees are billed separately from hospital services. In addition
to a bill from your admitting physician, physicians may charge fees for
anesthesiology, radiology, pathology, emergency services and specialty
Financial Assistance Policy
East Liverpool City Hospital Financial Assistance Program
East Liverpool City Hospital understands that paying for emergency or other
medically necessary medical care can be difficult, particularly for patients
who lack health insurance. As part of our commitment to our patients,
the hospital provides financial assistance to patients who are indigent
and satisfy certain requirements. Our Financial Counselors work hard to
help our patients address their financial responsibilities in a way that
is fair and sensitive to their circumstances and they are here to help
you find financial solutions that can help cover your cost of care.
The East Liverpool City Hospital Financial Assistance Policy applies to
uninsured or underinsured patients who come to our facilities for emergency
or other medically necessary treatment. This policy provides financial
relief to patients who qualify based on a comparison of their financial
resources and/or income to Federal Poverty Level guidelines. To qualify
for assistance, patients will be asked to complete a Financial Assistance
Application. If you have questions regarding our policy or applications,
please contact our Business Office at (330) 386-2000 or click below for
Financial Assistance Plain Language Summary
Financial Assistance Full Policy
Financial Assistance Application Form
Many insurance carriers require pre-authorization for hospital admission,
tests and procedures other than those deemed emergencies. If you were
admitted on an emergency basis or for some other reason did not obtain
pre-authorization, call your insurance carrier immediately. Failure to
obtain necessary pre-authorization may result in you personally being
billed for charges disallowed by your insurance carrier
Your payments for charges not covered by insurance, Medicaid or Medicare
may be paid at the cashier’s desk on the first floor between the
hours of 8:30 a.m. and 3:45 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 8:30 a.m.
to 3:30 on Friday. You may also mail payments to:
East Liverpool City Hospital
425 W. Fifth Street
East Liverpool, Oh 43920
Please make checks payable to East Liverpool City Hospital.