General Acute Care Hospital
(562) 698-0811 Ext. 12310
Discount Payment 1
Other: Partial charity care discount on services
Discount Payment 2
Discount Payment 3
Self Pay Patients whose family income is less than 200% of the FPL will be eligible for a full, 100% charity care discount on services rendered.
Self Pay Patients whose family income is between 200% and 400% of the FPL will be eligible for a partial charity care discount on services rendered equal to 60% of applicable cash price -- see Cash Price Policy.
A High Medical Cost Insured Patient is eligible for a 100% Discount on outstanding patient liability amounts if his or her family income is at or below 400% of the FPL, and his or her out-of-pocket medical expenses in the prior twelve (12) months (whether incurred in or out of any hospital) has exceeded 10% of his or her family income
The attached policy,which was originally written in 1999, was revised in August 2006 to comply with AB 774, effective 1/1/2007. It was again reviewed/revised in August 2007 and Board approved on 9/27/2007. Last revised on 11/14 and last approved by the board in November 2017,.It was again reviewed/revised in March 2022 and Board approved on 03/29/2022