Financial Counseling - Programs - Eskenazi Health

At Eskenazi Health, more than 60 financial counselors – including certified application counselors for the Health Insurance Marketplace – are available to help patients determine the method of payment and/or insurance plan that is best for them.

Eskenazi Health financial counselors can complete the following applications:

  • Hoosier Healthwise
  • Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Medicaid: for aged, blind or disabled individuals
  • Health Advantage
  • Federal Marketplace

Financial counselors also can give referrals for other payor resources to qualified patients. Counselors are available at the Sidney & Lois Eskenazi Hospital and at Eskenazi Health Center and Eskenazi Health Midtown locations.

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What to Bring to a Financial Counseling Visit

Below is a general list of items patients may need during the application process. For questions about whether a document is necessary for a specific application, please call a financial counselor at 1.855.202.1053, choosing option 1.

  • Valid state-issued photo operator’s license or ID card
  • Birth certificate
  • Social Security card
  • Copy of Medicare, Medicaid/HIP card or award letter
  • Proof of Marion County residency, for example: utility bills, mortgage, current lease
  • Statement of support from person(s) providing room and board with his/her name, address and description of services being provided
  • Vehicle title and/or registration
  • Life insurance policies
  • Proof of dependents, for example: Social Security card or birth certificate, tax records with dependents listed, court-ordered guardianship or custody papers, documentation of pregnancy
  • Additional information, for example: current food stamp award letter, current trustee assistance – poor relief award letter, current homeless shelter residency verification
  • Proof of income, for example:
    • Paycheck stub from past three months plus current month or current statement from employer on company letterhead with current gross income
    • Current statement from INET (WorkOne) if unemployed
    • Social Security or SSI/SSDI award letter (call 1.800.772.1213 for replacement card)
    • Past two years’ annual tax returns
    • Verification of pension or retirement benefits
    • Last three months of complete bank statements for all accounts
    • Verification of student loans or grants
    • Divorce decree
    • Verification of any other income
    • Receipts of child support payments

Financial Counseling is available at Eskenazi Hospital
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Please see individual Eskenazi Health Center and Midtown Mental Health locations for their hours. 

For more information, please contact Eskenazi Health Financial Counseling at 1.855.202.1053. If you are trying to reach a financial counselor at an Eskenazi Health Center location, please call the site directly.

This website is NOT for medical emergencies or medical treatment. For medical treatment, please contact your physician’s office by phone or go to the nearest emergency room. For emergencies, please call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room. If this is a mental health emergency, please call 317.880.8485.

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