Ochsner Health System provides financial assistance for:
- Emergency and medically necessary care,
- To patients who are residents of Louisiana and Mississippi,
- And who are unable to pay.
Financial assistance applies to your portion of the bill only, for example, your deductible or co-payment.
Financial assistance is based on your family income and the current Federal Poverty Level.
The current Federal Poverty Level can be found at http://familiesusa.org/product/federal-poverty-guidelines.
Financial Assistance is offered as follows:
- If your family income is 200% or less of the Federal Poverty Level, you may receive a 100% discount.
To apply, call us 504-842-4190 or complete an application.
Please mail your completed application and accompanying documentation to:
Ochsner Health System
Attn: Patient Accounts Customer Service
1514 Jefferson Hwy.
New Orleans, LA 70121