Financial Assistance Policy

If Treasure Coast Center for Surgery believes that you have health insurance and/or HMO coverage(s) that may cover some or all of the Services, Treasure Coast Center for Surgery may initiate contact with them to determine your cost-sharing responsibilities for Treasure Coast Center for Surgery’s bill. You may contact them directly as well for additional information concerning your cost-sharing responsibilities. If Treasure Coast Center for Surgery determines that you have cost-sharing responsibilities for Treasure Coast Center for Surgery’s bill, in accordance with Treasure Coast Center for Surgery’s financial assistance policies, you will be required to pay your cost-sharing responsibilities in full on or before the date that Services are provided. Treasure Coast Center for Surgery’s financial assistance policies are that if you are unable to pay your cost-sharing responsibilities in full on or before the date that Services are provided, because you believe you are medically indigent or you are not covered by any health insurance or HMO, then upon request Treasure Coast Center for Surgery, in its sole discretion, may offer you a discount on the amount due and/or offer a payment plan. Any such discount is considered by Treasure Coast Center for Surgery to be “charity care.” There is no formal application process for obtaining “charity care” at Treasure Coast Center for Surgery. Treasure Coast Center for Surgery’s standard collection policy is to produce and send one or more bills to patients for their cost sharing amount.

Good Faith Estimate

Upon your request, and before the provision of non-emergency care at Treasure Coast Center for Surgery, you can receive a good faith estimate of anticipated charges for the treatment of your condition at Treasure Coast Center for Surgery. This estimate must be provided to you within seven (7) days of the request being received by Treasure Coast Center for Surgery. You should contact your insurer or health maintenance organization regarding your cost-sharing responsibilities. You may request and obtain a Good Faith Estimate by calling Treasure Coast Center for Surgery at 772-286-8028. 

Itemized Bill

Upon request and after discharge from Treasure Coast Center for Surgery we will provide a statement within 7 working days of your request. 

Provider Disclosure

Services may be provided in this health care facility by Treasure Coast Center for Surgery as well as by other health care providers who may separately bill the patient and who may or may not participate with the same health insurers or health maintenance organizations as Treasure Coast Center for Surgery.  You may request a more personalized estimate of charges from these other health care providers by contacting the health care providers directly. Treasure Coast Center for Surgery may contract with providers for pathology and anesthesiology services; these services are billed separately from Treasure Coast Center for Surgery for their services.  You may contact these providers through their contact information provided below.

Treasure Coast Center for Surgery Providers

St. Lucie Anesthesia 877-684-9114

Quest Diagnostics 866-697-8378

Ameripath 800-395-7284

LabCorp 800-877-7831

Patient Health Record

Upon request and after discharge from Treasure Coast Center for Surgery, Treasure Coast Center for Surgery will make available the patient record that may be necessary for verification of the accuracy of your patient statement within 10 working days of your request.

Link to Healthcare Related Data

Pursuant to AHCA Statute: s.405.05,F.S. please find here a link to data, quality measures, and statistics that are disseminated by AHCA.

www.Floridahealthfinder.gov