On June 1st, the long awaited conversion of the long-term care to acute/swing bed was complete. Originally slated for April 1st, the process was delayed to ensure compliance with new CMS regulations.
As of June 1st, per Ashland Health Center policy, the Hospital will start collecting payments for any non-emergent services prior to treatment being rendered. Coinsurance, deductibles, and outstanding accounts will be collected at this time.
As of July 1st, all patients presenting to the Emergency Room will be assessed and triaged. If the visit is determined not to be an emergency, the patient will be seen in Immediate Care.
Payments are collected prior to treatment in Immediate Care. The patient also has the option to be seen at the clinic at the next available time.
As always, please contact the Ashland Health Center for any questions or concerns.
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