Financial Aid Policies

Financial Aid Policies

Prompt Pay Discount

A discount of 15% will be provided for patient responsibility amounts (copay, deductible, self-pay amounts) paid at the time of service. A discount of 10% will be provided to account balances paid in full within 30 days of insurance payment.

Payment Plans

  • All payment arrangement accounts with balances of $600 or less will be required to pay a minimum of $50 per month towards the balance. Any amount less than $50 on a balance of $600 or less will cause the account to progress in the statement cycle and could result in being referred to collections even if a payment has been made.
  • All payment arrangement accounts with balances of $601 or more will be required to pay a minimum of $100 per month towards the balance. Any amount less than $100 on a balance of $601 or more will cause the account to progress in the statement cycle and could result in being referred to collections even if a payment has been made.

Availability of Uncompensated Services

HVCH is committed to providing financial assistance to patients who have healthcare needs and are either uninsured or underinsured. Financial assistance is available to all patients making up to 350% of the federal poverty level (FPL) and Hocking County Residents up to 400% of the FPL. This does not affect eligibility for the Prompt Pay Discount.

Federal Poverty Guidelines
You may qualify for a discount even if your income exceeds the FPL.
Please contact HVCH for more information.
Family Size Income
1 $12,490
2 $16,910
3 $21,330
4 $25,750
5 $30,170
6 $34,590
7 $39,010
8 $43,430

If you believe that you may be eligible for uncompensated services, please contact us at (740) 380-8090 and a representative can walk you through the application process, or you can download the application here.

Interest Charges

Hocking Valley Community Hospital currently does not charge interest on unpaid accounts.

Questions Concerning Billing

If patients have questions concerning their bill, or would like to see if they qualify for discounts or uncompensated services, they may do so by contacting the hospital's Billing Office at 740-385-5276 or 844-324-7257.

740-380-8000