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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

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FOR THE INDIGENT HEALTH CARE PROGRAM July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018

Tyler County Hospital District shall be responsible for providing the health care services required under the  Texas Constitution, the statues creating the District and the responsibilities the Hospital District has under the Indigent Health Care and Treatment Act concerning an application procedure, an eligibility determination procedure and public notice. These services for financially indigent shall include the hospital services, both inpatient and outpatient, physician service at the hospital, with two (2) prescriptions per patient per month, skilled nursing services, laboratory and radiology services. Services for each eligible resident shall be limited to 30 days of Hospital care or $30,000.00 per year, whichever comes first. Those persons that qualify as Medically Indigent (Charity Care) shall be mandated to receive services provided from Tyler County Hospital. These uncompensated services are limited to those services provided by this facility. This shall include 24 hours a day, seven (7) days a week, evaluation by a physician and treatment through the Emergency Department. Our Indigent Health Care Office is open Tuesday & Thursday for appointments (9:00am to 4:00pm only) If you have any questions, need to make an appointment or pick up an application please call the office at (409) 283-6467.