Ascension Borgess Hospital Bariatric Center
1717 Shaffer St., North Professional Building, Suite 124
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
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In accordance with our Mission and Values, Ascension Borgess Hospital and Ascension Borgess Allegan Hospital are committed to caring for all people regardless of their ability to pay, with special attention to those who are poor and vulnerable. Ascension Borgess Hospital and Ascension Borgess Allegan Hospital offer financial counseling and assistance to help address any financial concerns patients or families may have regarding their care. Our financial aid policies reflect Ascension Borgess Hospital's and Ascension Borgess Allegan Hospital's dedication to working together with our patients in a compassionate and caring manner to identify options for resolving their financial obligations.
For Ascension Borgess Hospital, help is available by contacting 269-226-7281 or 800-944-3345, or by emailing Patient_Financial_Advocates@ascensionhealth.org. Help is also available in-person at our facilities.
For Ascension Borgess Allegan Hospital, help is available by contacting (269) 686-4274 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Help is also available in-person at our facilities. The Financial Counselor office is located on the main level of Ascension Borgess Allegan Hospital.
Understanding the Financial Assistance Policy
To better understand our Financial Assistance Policy, we have created a resource that discusses eligibility, how to apply, what financial help is available, calculating the amounts generally billed, and more. Select your preferred language from the options below.
- Ascension Borgess, Ascension Borgess-Lee & Ascension Borgess-Pipp - English
- Ascension Borgess, Ascension Borgess-Lee & Ascension Borgess-Pipp - Español
Applying For Assistance
Select the Financial Assistance document in your preferred language from the options below. It is important that you read the instructions document in full before submitting your application, as incomplete applications cannot be approved.
In cases where an eligible patient receives financial assistance of less than 100% of gross charges, the patient will not owe more than the Amount Generally Billed (AGB) to individuals who have insurance.
Physicians Covered by Financial Assistance Policy
To assist you in determining whether your physician of emergency or medically necessary care is covered by Ascension Borgess Hospital’s Financial Assistance Policy, please select the document below.
To read our comprehensive Financial Assistance Policy, please select your preferred language from the options below:
To read our Billing and Collection policy, please select the link below: