Financial Assistance Program
For patients who do not have insurance coverage, Doctors Hospital of Manteca offers payment plans and other funding alternatives. We will work with you to identify all available options based on government and hospital rules and regulations. If you’re interested in signing up for a health insurance plan for individuals and/or families, learn more about your options.
Following are financial assistance programs offered by Doctors Manteca:
Medical Eligibility Program (MEP)
The Medical Eligibility Program is a service provided to you at no cost. If you meet some of the following qualifications, the government-paid program could cover all or part of your hospital and medical expenses. The patient advocates at Doctors Manteca can help you with the application process. Among the qualifications are being:
- Under 21 or over 65 years of age
- Pregnant or having children in the home
- Potentially disabled
- A victim of crime
- Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
- Social Security Disability
- Supplemental Security Income
- County Indigent
- Victims of a Violent Crime Fund
*You may obtain a Medi-Cal application online.
Charity Care Program
Charity Care is available to you if you don’t have the resources to pay your hospital expenses and don’t qualify for government programs. If your household income is below 350% of the federal poverty limit or if your out-of-pocket medical costs exceed 10% of your household income in the past 12 months, you may qualify for Charity Care. You’ll be required to provide information about your finances through a confidential application. You also will need documentation to verify that information in order to determine eligibility. For more information, contact the Financial Assistance Center at (888) 233-7868 from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Pacific Time Monday through Friday.
Uninsured Discount ProgramUninsured patients are eligible for our Compact with Uninsured discounts. Our patient advocates will help you understand the rules of eligibility for the Uninsured Discount Program.
Nonprofit credit counseling services also are available in the community.
To contact a patient advocate, call (888) 233-7868.
Payment Plan Agreements
Doctors Hospital of Manteca offers a Payment Plan Agreement which provides the ability to spread out payments over time.
Read more about our Payment Plan Agreements