Nathan Littauer Hospital recognizes that there are times when patients in need of care will have difficulty paying for the services provided. Nathan Littauer Hospital’s Financial Assistance Program provides discounts to qualifying individuals based on income. In addition, we can help you apply for free or low-cost insurance if you qualify. Just contact our Facilitated Enroller at 518-775-4092 or go to our care coordination suite for confidential assistance.
Starting Jan 1, 2022:
Consumers will have new billing protections when getting emergency care, non-emergency care from out-of-network providers at in-network facilities, and air ambulance services from out-of-network providers. Through new rules provided by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, which are aimed to protect consumers; excessive out-of-pocket costs will be restricted, and emergency services must continue to be covered without any prior authorization, and regardless of whether or not a provider or facility is in-network. Read more here.