Some patients may qualify for additional discounts or extended payment terms, including:

  • Financial Assistance Program— This charity-based program provides financial assistance for payment of services, based on a patients ability to pay. Applications are available by contacting our Patient Accounts Department at 618-234-8600

  • Healthcare Bank Loan Program— This loan program provides 12-month interest free loans and 36- to 60-month low-interest loans to those who qualify.

  • Payment arrangements— Our Patient Accounts Department can work with you to development a payment plan.

Discounts authorized through the Christian Assistance Process will replace initial Uninsured Discounts. Uninsured discount may be denied for the following reasons: Services that could have been paid by Illinois Public Aid but the patient refused applications or failed to make their appointment for such consideration or elective procedures not covered by insurance. Eligibility guidelines will be based upon the Federal Poverty Guidelines as published by the Department of Health and Human Services.