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Out-of-pocket hospital costs

Discover the truth about Hospital Financial Assistance (HFA) Programs and their potential to alleviate the burden of high healthcare costs.

Lowering Hospital Costs Through Hospital Financial Assistance Programs: Myths & Truths

In a healthcare landscape riddled with high costs and complexity, Hospital Financial Assistance (HFA) Programs stand as beacons of hope for many—but remain critically underutilized. While 58% of Americans—including those with commercial insurance—are likely eligible for hospital financial assistance at most hospitals and health systems across the country, our 2024 survey uncovers a widespread gap in […]

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The Top Questions our CareCost Guides Get About Hospital Financial Assistance.

Managing out-of-pocket hospital costs can be a daunting task, even for those with health insurance. While nonprofit hospitals are obligated to establish financial assistance programs offering free or discounted care to eligible patients, awareness of these programs isn’t widespread. To make it easier for you, we’ve compiled the most commonly asked questions our CareCost guides

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