For many patients and their families, a visit includes filling out unfamiliar forms and answering financial and insurance questions. The information below and the phone numbers that follow can help with this process.
Any patient having inadequate insurance coverage, or no insurance coverage, will be requested to make appropriate deposits at the time of admission.
Marlboro Park Hospital will honor assignments of insurance benefits for 45 days from the date of billing to the insurance company. If, at the end of 45 days, the insurance company has not settled the account, Marlboro Park Hospital will look to the patient for the final settlement of the account. Any patient having inadequate insurance coverage, or no insurance coverage, will be requested to make appropriate deposits at the time of admission.
Marlboro Park Hospital accepts all patients in need of urgent medical care, regardless of their ability to pay. If you anticipate difficulty concerning the financing of your hospitalization, you are urged to contact our Financial Assistance Coordinator at (843) 479-2881 extension 3036 for financial counseling prior to or during admission. Your insurance policy is a contract between you and your insurance company. We will cooperate to the fullest in filing your claim; but, remember, you are responsible for your account. Your hospital bill does not include your physician’s fees or the fees of certain specialists, such as radiologists, or the fees of consulting physicians.
Marlboro Park Hospital participates in the Medicare and Medicaid programs and adheres to all of the applicable regulations.