At UHS we believe that a fear of a hospital bill should never be a reason to avoid seeking necessary medical care. If you have concerns about paying your hospital or provider bill, UHS' financial assistance program can help. Discounts are based on family size and income ONLY. No person, regardless of ability to pay, will be refused medical services in accordance with the Internal Revenue Services 501(R)(4) Regulation.
UHS Wilson Medical Center, UHS Binghamton General Hospital or UHS Medical Group Physicians
UHS Chenango Memorial Hospital
UHS Delaware Valley Hospital
Plain Language Policy Summary
- Plain Language Summary.pdf (English Version)
- Plain Language Summary.pdf (Spanish version)
- Plain Language Summary.pdf (Russian version)
- Provider Listing.pdf
Frequently Asked Questions
How can I apply for financial assistance through UHS?
To apply, download an application by clicking on the place where you received services. Then print and fill out the application following the instructions on the form.
- UHS Hospitals, UHS Chenango Memorial, UHS Medial Group (Physicians), Twin Tier Home Health, or For Expectant Mothers
- UHS Delaware Valley Hospital
How do I find out if I am eligible for financial assistance?
In order to determine the level of assistance you may be eligible for, it is necessary to complete a financial assistance application. Information that documents your income such as pay stubs, tax returns and any other financial records that support additional income must be submitted with the
Will all my bills be eligible for financial assistance?
Some services at our facilities are provided by private physician groups, such as radiologists and other specialists and may not be covered by our program. Please refer to the Provider Listing for a listing of providers. Our financial assistance staff will be happy to answer your questions regarding what our program covers.
How will I know if I’ve been approved for assistance?
You will receive a written notification of approval or denial.
What if I’m denied financial assistance?
You may be eligible for a formal appeal, or we can work with you to establish a payment arrangement.
Financial Assistance Policy
Financial Assistance Application
You will be required to provide income information by sending it, along with your completed application, to:
Attn: UHS Financial Assistance
33 Lewis Road
Binghamton, NY 13905