Patients & Visitors

Bills & Payments Pay Your Bills & Find Financial Assistance


East Jefferson General Hospital (EJGH) is committed to providing financial assistance to individuals who have emergency and essential or non-elective health care needs and are uninsured, underinsured, ineligible for a government program, or otherwise are unable to pay, for medically necessary care based on their individual financial circumstance.

Consistent with our commitment to provide exceptional quality, safety and service in the community we serve, EJGH strives to ensure that the financial capacity of individuals who need health care services does not deter them from seeking or receiving care. To treat all individuals who come to seek treatment, equitably, with dignity, respect and compassion. Financial assistance is available to all patients who qualify.

For more information or assistance, please contact: Patient Financial Services at 504-503-4040.


EJGH will submit bills to Medicaid, Medicare or private insurance companies. However, facility-based physicians providing healthcare services at EJGH may not be contracted providers with your insurer. Please contact your insurance carrier to confirm before you schedule a medical procedure.


Work with EJGH to fight fraud.

Report fraud, waste, or abuse at

Purchase Procedure Vouchers Based on Your Budget

MD Save is a service offered exclusively in our area by EJGH. You simply click, shop for the procedure/test you need, pay for it, then bring in your voucher. Taking care of your healthcare is that simple. Click the button for more information.


MedFinancial - Patient Payment Program

      MedFinancial provides zero interest financing to make your healthcare affordable. Click here to apply.

Cost of Care

East Jefferson General Hospital is committed to helping patients understand and prepare for the cost of their care. East Jefferson General Hospital provides a list of charges for services provided at our facilities; however, a patient’s out-of-pocket responsibility for these charges will vary, depending on their insurance coverage and benefit plan. We understand that it is confusing for a patient to navigate through the many factors involved in their final cost. Please contact our Financial Services staff at 504.503.4040 with any questions about a future service or a bill you have received.

Click here to download the List of Charges.

The charges displayed only include hospital charges and do not include charges that are billed separately by the physician or other professional fees. Furthermore, the actual amount paid by a patient will depend on that patient’s insurance coverage, as benefit plans vary greatly. Also, please note that the charges are accurate as of the date they are posted but are subject to change.

East Jefferson General Hospital now makes paying your bill easier than ever! Simply click on the corresponding invoice that you received in the mail and follow the on-screen instructions for our online bill pay. Or, for financing options through CirraFi, follow the link at the bottom of the page. For questions about your bill, to set up an installment plan or for more information, contact 504-503-4040.

Does Your Bill Look Like This?

Does Your Bill Look Like This?