If you have questions about insurance and billing, financial counseling
and registration, or other health information, don’t hesitate to
get in touch with our professional custodians at the business office.
As part of Ashley County Medical Center, we strive to provide you with
excellent care, even in details such as insurance. We can walk you through
your financial options as you receive care from our facility.
Insurance & Billing
Ashley County Medical Center’s goal is to be an ‘in-network’
provider for most managed care plans. Insurance plans vary, therefore
our list may change periodically. We recommend that you contact your insurance
company for any restrictions, referral or precertification requirements.
For insurance billing questions, please contact one of our Billing Specialists
Medicare: Candy Johnson (870) 364-0585
Medicaid: Beverly Simpson (870) 364-0583
Commercial: Beverly Arnold (870) 364-0582
Financial Counseling & Registration
Ashley County Medical Center’s mission is to establish an introduction
to our facility while registering patients for services. With a sophisticated
and electronic system, we attempt to validate your demographic information
as well as insurance eligibility and requirements to ensure maximum insurance
reimbursement for your visit while providing an estimate of patient responsibility
to alleviate financial stress. We also offer a Financial Assistance Program
that offers discounted charges for services to eligible patients that
may cover all or a portion of their bill. Please see our Financial Assistance
Program Application and Policy for additional information.
Our Health Information Management team are the professional custodians
of data and information for the complete patient record. They are responsible
for the services of planning, collecting, aggregating, analyzing, and
disseminating individual and aggregate clinical data. The data is managed
between consumers, providers, and payers in the forms of diagnosis and