Apply for Financial Assistance
Catawba Valley Medical Center provides needed health care services to anyone
regardless of that person’s ability to pay. CVMC’s charity
care policy is designed to assist uninsured and underinsured patients
who are financially unable to pay for healthcare services.
Uncompensated care services, as required by law, are limited to specific
guidelines as defined by Catawba Valley Medical Center. Elective services
will not be eligible for charity care adjustments. Charity Care adjustments
are secondary to all other available financial resources including insurance,
government programs, third party liability and any other source of account payment.
Review our Financial Assistance Policy
The primary guidelines are defined below:
INCOME GUIDELINES: Income refers to total cash receipts from all sources
CATAWBA VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER SCALE FOR CHARITY ADJUSTMENTS IS BASED ON
200% OF THE CURRENT FEDERAL POVERTY GUIDELINES for full approval dependent
on family size.
Please call Customer Service at 828.326.3393 for information or to request
an application.On-line Application currently under construction.