Financial Assistance Policy Summary

The Bothwell Regional Health Center Financial Assistance Policy (FAP) exists to provide eligible patients or other responsible parties partially or fully discounted emergency or medically- necessary care. Patients or financially responsible parties that are seeking financial assistance (FA) must apply through an application process.

Eligible Services: Emergency and/or medically necessary healthcare services provided by Bothwell Regional Health Center and associated primary care clinics.

Eligible Patients: Patients receiving eligible services, who submit a completed Financial Assistance (FA) application (including related documentation and information), and who are determined eligible for FA by Bothwell Regional Health Center’s Director of Patient Financial Services.

How to ApplyFA applications may be obtained/ completed/ submitted as follows:

  • Obtain an application at any Bothwell Regional Health Center facility registration desks.

  • Request to have an application mailed to you or if you have any questions call (660) 827-9417

  • Request an application by mail at 601 E. 14th Street, Sedalia MO 65301

  • Download an application through the Bothwell Regional Health Center website:

 Determination of Financial Assistance Eligibility

Generally, patients are eligible for financial assistance based on their insurance status and income level. Uninsured patients with family income of 138% of federal poverty level or less may be eligible for a discount up to 100%.  Patients with income under 138% of the federal poverty level may be eligible for a discount from 5%- 100%.

Eligible patients will not be charged for emergency or other medically necessary care, more than the Amount Generally Billed (AGB), based on Medicaid fee-for-service and commercial insurance rates.

If you have any questions please call and speak with a Patient Representative at Bothwell Regional Health Center at (660) 827-9417.