In 2013, WellSpan Health provided over $200 million in care for the uninsured and underinsured

December 10, 2013

The net cost of care provided in 2013:

  • Charity Care: $22.1 million in free care to patients who participated in our charity care program
  • Medicare: $88.9 million in cost greater than what was paid to WellSpan by Medicare
  • Medicaid: $68 million in cost greater than what was paid to WellSpan by Medicaid
  • Uncompensated Care: $26 million in services to patients who received care for which they did not pay and who did not participate in the charity care program
  • Community Education and Outreach: $6.5 million in free community education and outreach to children and at-risk groups, and the community at large
  • Medical, Dental and Pharmaceutical Care: $15.1 million to support services that provided discounted medical, dental and pharmaceutical care to people in need


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