04490 Hospital

Find 04490 hospitals, children's and pediatric centers, patient care & medical facilities, urgent care, emergency room, ambulance, and EMS emergency services. Hospitals provide information on patients, healthcare, medical procedures, doctor visits, and medical insurance.

Penobscot Valley Hospital 7 Transalpine Road Lincoln ME 04457 32.1 miles from 04490 207-794-3321

Calais Regional Hospital 24 Hospital Lane Calais ME 04619 34.2 miles from 04490 207-454-7521

Millinocket Regional Hospital 200 Somerset Street Millinocket ME 04462 43.7 miles from 04490 207-723-5161

Houlton Regional Hospital 20 Hartford Street Houlton ME 04730 48.0 miles from 04490 207-532-2900

Down East Community Hospital 11 Hospital Drive Machias ME 04654 53.5 miles from 04490 207-255-3356

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Do Hospital emergency rooms require proof of insurance?

The Emergency Treatment and Labor Act gives individuals the right to emergency care regardless of their ability to pay. Nevertheless, Hospital staff will ask for insurance information, if possible, upon a patient's arrival. Hospitals are not obligated to treat uninsured patients that are not experiencing an emergency.

Are patients entitled to copies of their Hospital records?

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act entitles all patients to have access to their medical records. Most Hospitals will require an authorization form and picture identification before releasing medical records. In rare cases, a Hospital may withhold certain information, such as psychotherapy notes.

How do Hospitals determine how much to bill for services?

Hospitals develop a list of charges for each of the Hospital's procedures and supplies. The list, referred to as the Chargemaster, covers thousands of items and forms the basis for billing patients and third party payers.