Financial Assistance

Swedish Hospital’s financial assistance policy offers free care to qualifying patients whose income is at or below 200 percent of the Federal Poverty Level. Patients whose income is above 200 percent of the Federal poverty level or are underinsured may qualify for discounts based on our financial assistance or self pay discount policies.

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For a price estimate or questions regarding hospital charges, please contact 773-694-8666.


A team of financial counselors at Swedish Hospital, along with our customer service representatives, are ready to assist patients with limited financial resources or limited health coverage. 

    1. Contact a financial counselor or business office representative by calling the phone number on your statement.  They will be able to advise you on potential eligibility. 

    2. Complete the application. To complete this application below you will need employment, income, and expense and asset information. This information must be provided with supporting material, such as pay check stubs and sources of income, bank account statements and income tax forms. Additional information on the application process and supporting documents can be found in the financial assistance policy below. 

      Please mail the completed application and supporting documentation to the address listed below, or fax it to 773-878-6838.

      Swedish Hospital
      Attn: Financial Service Center

      5145 N. California Ave
      Chicago, Illinois 60625

    3. Once the completed application and documentation are received, they will be reviewed and a determination will be made based on your family size and the information provided. You will be notified if you qualify for a reduction of your bill and/or an extended payment plan.

     


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