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Financial Assistance

En Espanol

We know your first concern is to be healthy and happy, so we offer financial assistance to help you overcome potential obstacles that medical bills may present to getting the care you need.

Contact Us

For questions related to financial assistance, call 1-610-378-2277.

Office hours are Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

In compliance with Internal Revenue Service (IRS) regulations ‒ IRS Code 501(r) ‒ Penn State Health St. Joseph.

  • Have a written financial assistance policy (FAP) and “plain language summary” of the policy available to the public
  • Limit the amounts that can be charged for emergency or other medically necessary care to individuals eligible for financial assistance, charging only “Amounts Generally Billed” for such care
  • Refrain from extraordinary collection actions before making reasonable efforts to determine whether an individual qualifies for financial assistance

You can download information on financial assistance below, including the FAP and plain language summary. Under this policy, patients who qualify will receive 100% financial assistance for medically necessary services.


Financial Assistance Policies

English

  • Financial Assistance Policy
  • Financial Assistance Application Form and Plain Language Summary
  • Related Policies and Guidelines
  • RC-002 Patient Credit and Collections Policy
  • RC-012 Deceased Patient Guarantor Account Resolution
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Practice Site List
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Provider List
  • Federal Poverty Guidelines
  • Arabic

  • Financial Assistance Policy
  • Financial Assistance Application Form and Plain Language Summary
  • Related Policies and Guidelines
  • RC-002 Patient Credit and Collections Policy
  • RC-012 Deceased Patient Guarantor Account Resolution
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Practice Site List
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Provider List
  • Federal Poverty Guidelines
  • Chinese

  • Financial Assistance Policy
  • Financial Assistance Application Form and Plain Language Summary
  • Related Policies and Guidelines
  • RC-002 Patient Credit and Collections Policy
  • RC-012 Deceased Patient Guarantor Account Resolution
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Practice Site List
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Provider List
  • Federal Poverty Guidelines
  • French

  • Financial Assistance Policy
  • Financial Assistance Application Form and Plain Language Summary
  • Related Policies and Guidelines
  • RC-002 Patient Credit and Collections Policy
  • RC-012 Deceased Patient Guarantor Account Resolution
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Practice Site List
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Provider List
  • Federal Poverty Guidelines
  • German

  • Financial Assistance Policy
  • Financial Assistance Application Form and Plain Language Summary
  • Related Policies and Guidelines
  • RC-002 Patient Credit and Collections Policy
  • RC-012 Deceased Patient Guarantor Account Resolution
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Practice Site List
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Provider List
  • Federal Poverty Guidelines
  • Greek

  • Financial Assistance Policy
  • Financial Assistance Application Form and Plain Language Summary
  • Related Policies and Guidelines
  • RC-002 Patient Credit and Collections Policy
  • RC-012 Deceased Patient Guarantor Account Resolution
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Practice Site List
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Provider List
  • Federal Poverty Guidelines
  • Gujarti

  • Financial Assistance Policy
  • Financial Assistance Application Form and Plain Language Summary
  • Related Policies and Guidelines
  • RC-002 Patient Credit and Collections Policy
  • RC-012 Deceased Patient Guarantor Account Resolution
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Practice Site List
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Provider List
  • Federal Poverty Guidelines
  • Italian

  • Financial Assistance Policy
  • Financial Assistance Application Form and Plain Language Summary
  • Related Policies and Guidelines
  • RC-002 Patient Credit and Collections Policy
  • RC-012 Deceased Patient Guarantor Account Resolution
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Practice Site List
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Provider List
  • Federal Poverty Guidelines
  • Korean

  • Financial Assistance Policy
  • Financial Assistance Application Form and Plain Language Summary
  • Related Policies and Guidelines
  • RC-002 Patient Credit and Collections Policy
  • RC-012 Deceased Patient Guarantor Account Resolution
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Practice Site List
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Provider List
  • Federal Poverty Guidelines
  • Serbo/Croatian

  • Financial Assistance Policy
  • Financial Assistance Application Form and Plain Language Summary
  • Related Policies and Guidelines
  • RC-002 Patient Credit and Collections Policy
  • RC-012 Deceased Patient Guarantor Account Resolution
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Practice Site List
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Provider List
  • Federal Poverty Guidelines
  • Spanish

  • Financial Assistance Policy
  • Financial Assistance Application Form and Plain Language Summary
  • Related Policies and Guidelines
  • RC-002 Patient Credit and Collections Policy
  • RC-012 Deceased Patient Guarantor Account Resolution
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Practice Site List
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Provider List
  • Federal Poverty Guidelines
  • Vietnamese

  • Financial Assistance Policy
  • Financial Assistance Application Form and Plain Language Summary
  • Related Policies and Guidelines
  • RC-002 Patient Credit and Collections Policy
  • RC-012 Deceased Patient Guarantor Account Resolution
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Practice Site List
  • PFS-051 Financial Assistance Policy Provider List
  • Federal Poverty Guidelines
  • Questions?

    If you have any questions about qualifying or applying for financial assistance, please contact our Medical Eligibility Counseling Services department at 610-378-2277.

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