The Washington State Hospital Association and its member hospitals want to give consumers information to help them make decisions about health care. This information allows consumers to make informed decisions about where they choose to seek care. It also helps policy makers and the public measure the cost and quality of hospital care.
Financial Assistance: Answers to common questions about hospital bills and how to access financial assistance.Washington State’s hospital financial assistance guidelines are among the most wide-reaching in the nation. All Washington hospitals offer free or reduced price care, commonly referred to as charity care, to low- and moderate-income patients.