Request a Hospital Charge Estimate
If you or a loved one is coming to Fulton Medical Center for a service, we encourage you to request a charge estimate by calling our facility financial counselor at 573-592-7072, or by visiting in person. Charge estimates are available for any of our hospital’s procedures, services or tests. Estimates are based on information you provide and do not include the following:
- Any additional services ordered by your physician after the initial estimate
- Post, unforeseen complications
- Physician charges that are billed separately from the hospital
If you are insured, you can also request an estimate of your out-of-pocket costs associated with a service at Fulton Medical Center. Call our facility financial counselor at 573-592-7072 to request an estimate. Please have the following information available when you call:
- Name of insurance company
- Type of policy (HMO, PPO, POS, Indemnity)
- Policy holder / member name
- Policy number
- Group name and number
- Insurance company phone number
- Name of test/procedure/service to be performed
After you receive care at Fulton Medical Center, we will bill your insurance company. You can expect a timeframe of 30-45 days for your insurance company to pay your bill, and for us to send you a bill for the amount you owe after insurance.
If you are uninsured, Fulton Medical Center provides a discount, which is shown on your first statement. You can request an estimate of the discounted amount by calling our facility financial counselor at 573-592-7072. When calling our financial counselor, please have the name of the test/procedure/service to be performed readily available.
After you receive care at Fulton Medical Center, we will bill you for any outstanding balance that was not paid at the time of registration or discharge. This bill is based on information provided during the registration process.