Public Viewing of Hospital Charges for Pricing Transparency
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued a final rule requiring hospitals to post their standard charges in a machine readable format on the internet and update them annually beginning January 1st, 2019. The detailed listing for Carlinville Area Hospital can be found by clicking the following link: CAH ChargeMaster Detail
A chargemaster is a comprehensive listing of items that could be billed to a patient, payer or healthcare provider. The patient’s out of pocket expenses will depend on an individual/family insurance coverage and the possibility of financial assistance. For a more detailed and accurate estimate please don’t hesitate to call the Carlinville Area Hospital Business Office at 217-854-3141.