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Ascension Via Christi St. Francis Emergency Department

Ascension Via Christi St. Francis Emergency Department

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Open 24 hours a day, 7 day a week

Financial Assistance

If you’re uninsured or have trouble paying for healthcare, Ascension may be able to help through our financial partnerships and resources.

Financial Aid for Your Hospital Bill

At Ascension Via Christi Hospitals, patients receive necessary medical care, regardless of their ability to pay. Services are provided without regard to culture, age, gender, sexual orientation, spiritual beliefs, socioeconomic status, language or disability. Trained financial counselors are available to discuss individual needs.  We will review your eligibility for financial assistance and assist you in making payment arrangements.

If you feel you need financial assistance, please print and complete the financial assistance application form below:

Our mailing address for completed forms:
Ascension Via Christi
Attn: Financial Counseling Department
P.O. Box 47887
Wichita, KS 67201

Additional income, asset and expense information may be requested upon review of the completed financial assistance application.

Financial counselors are available Monday through Friday 8 am – 4:30 pm. For additional assistance please contact a counselor associated to the location where services were performed.

Financial Assistance Application

Financial Assistance Policies

Summaries of the Financial Assistance Policy

Lists of Providers Covered by the Financial Assistance Policy

Amount Generally Billed Calculations

Billing and Collection Policies

Contact Us

8 am-4:30 pm

Ascension Via Christi Hospitals in Wichita
316-268-5178, option 2

Ascension Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan
785-565-4794, option 2

Ascension Via Christi Hospital in Pittsburg
888-313-7158, option 2

Wamego Health Center
785-458-7000, option 2