Medical Bill Assistance


Louisiana Medical Bill Assistance

Louisiana has been hit hard by hurricanes and by the economic crisis that resulted from the fallout from mortgage and credit markets. Medical bills can rub more salt in the wound, making financial stability even more difficult to obtain.

You can still get help to manage your medical bills even if you have

continuing health problems. In fact, there may be ways to get free or reduced cost healthcare while you get help managing your existing medical bills.

First of all, there are organizations located within Louisiana that are willing to help you with your medical bills. Consumer Credit Counseling Services provides direct face-to-face counseling assistance in Alexandria, Baton Rouge, Bossier City, Gonzales, Hammond, Lafayette, Lake Charles, Monroe, Ruston, Shreveport and Zachary. Just call (866) 889-9347 to schedule an appointment.

If you live in New Orleans, you may get help with your medical bills through CCCS of Greater New Orleans. Appointments are scheduled by calling (866) 889-9347.

You may still have healthcare options even when you still owe other doctors. You might wish to take advantage of free healthcare services offered through Odyssey House. Services are free to any New Orleans resident. Call (504) 821-9211 for information.

Do not let your medical bills threaten your financial security. These charitable organizations can help you get control of your medical bills.