Our commitment to uninsured and lower income patients
RMC is committed to serving the health care needs of our community. We realize that health care can be very expensive. To help you, RMC offers discounts for patients with no insurance and/or low incomes.
Patients without health insurance receive a discount on their hospital bill from RMC. We offer financial assistance and discounts ranging from 15% to 100% of the total bill for patients with incomes below 400% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines.
Actual discount amounts depend on:
patients without health insurance to apply and to obtain Medicaid coverage, when applicable.
financial assistance programs, which may discount a patient’s hospital bill up to 100 percent. The program discounts vary based upon the patient’s family size and income level.
a 65 percent discount of hospital bills when patients have no health insurance AND the patient is not covered by Medicare or Medicaid.
payment plans upon request.
Patients have a right to:
Government programs that patients may qualify for include:
Medicaid Referral Program Eligibility Requirements
RMC will help patients apply for and obtain Medicaid health insurance coverage when patients:
For assistance or if you think you may qualify for financial assistance, please call the RMC Patient Financial Counselor at 256-235-5643. Information you will need when applying for financial assistance can be found in this financial assistance document.
For information related to RMC’s Billing and Collections policy, please review the Billing and Collections Policy.
RMC maintains a listing of RMC physicians and providers who do or do not honor RMC Financial Assistance that you may access via this listing.
We will be glad to assist you with the application process or work with you to establish payment arrangements for any remaining balances you may have after discounts have been applied to your account.