We'll bill your insurance companyin a timely manner and do everything we can to expedite your claim. But remember, payment is ultimately your responsibility. If we bill your insurer, and if the account is not taken care of, we’ll look to you for final settlement of your bill.
Merit Health Wesley charges include the cost of the physical facilities and x-ray equipment, however, the Comprehensive Radiology Group physicians’ bill separately for their review of x-ray films. If you are undergoing surgery during your stay, you will be billed directly for any anesthesia or pathology services. Fees charged by consulting or emergency room physicians are not included in hospital charges and are billed directly by the professional involved. Additionally, all radiological services are billed separately.
If you can’t pay your bill, we can help. You may be eligible for financial assistance programs including Medicaid, Medicare or disability programs. Contact our Eligibility Screener at (601) 261-5717 or visit essconnection.com for more information.
Have your patient number and date of the hospital visit you have a question about handy, and contact:
Patient Business Services
5001 Hardy Street
Hattiesburg, MS 39402