Covenant Health is an innovative, Catholic regional delivery network and a leader in values based, not-for-profit health and elder care. We sponsor hospitals, nursing homes, assisted living residences and other health and elder care organizations throughout New England.
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Financial Assistance

Health Insurance

We will bill your health plan, including Medicare and Medicaid, on your behalf. If you have more than one health plan, St. Joseph Hospital will bill additional insurance carriers. 

Bills and statements will be sent on a timely basis. St. Joseph Hospital will send you a statement, following your insurance carrier payment notifying you of your obligation. If you have no insurance, a bill will be sent to you within a few days. Following the initial bill, you will receive monthly statements. If your account remains unpaid, you will also receive two phone calls.

St. Joseph Hospital accepts most major insurance plans, including the plans listed below:

Medicare

http://www.medicare.gov/

Medicaid

cms.hhs.gov/home/medicaid.asp

Aetna

http://www.aetna.com/

Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield

http://www.anthem.com/

Cigna Healthcare

http://www.cigna.com/

Harvard Pilgrim HealthCare

http://www.harvardpilgrim.org/

United Healthcare

http://www.unitedhealthcare.com/

Free Care

Free care is available for patients who qualify. If your family's income is less than 300% of the Federal Poverty Income Guidelines, you may qualify for assistance with all or a portion of your self-pay balance. You may inquire about this program before you arrive or at the time of registration. You may also inquire after receiving your statement. Free Care Application >>

Financial Representatives

Financial representatives are available to answer all of your billing and payment questions. Representatives are available from 8:00am to 4:00pm. Monday through Friday. by calling (603) 578-5008. Representatives are available to assist you or your family with questions regarding insurance benefits, hospital charges, payment options and applications for financial assistance.

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Financial Assistance Policy