Kosciusko, Mississippi (PRWEB) September 26, 2013
Officials at The Midland Group announce a new partnership with Montfort Jones Memorial Hospital in Attala County, Mississippi. Beginning October 1, 2013, The Midland Group will assist uninsured patients who seek healthcare services at Montfort Jones Memorial Hospital with applications for Medicaid and other public benefits to cover their current and future medical bills. The Midland Group will assume full responsibility for guiding patients through the application process, including assisting them with completing applications, obtaining supporting documentation, and submitting applications to the appropriate state agency for approval.
Roger McCollister, President and Chief Executive Officer of The Midland Group, says his company is committed to helping patients access quality healthcare services. According to McCollister, "The Medicaid application process is complicated and can be intimidating for some patients. Our job is to take the confusion out of the process for the patient and hospital staff. We want to work with Montfort Jones Memorial Hospital because of their demonstrated dedication to serving people in need. They genuinely care about their patients and we look forward to helping them continue their good work for the people of Kosciusko and central Mississippi."
The Midland Group also partners with Montfort Jones Memorial Hospital to administer and manage patient payment options for all patients, including true self-pay patients and patients with balances after insurance has paid.
The Midland Group, a nationally recognized provider of Self-Pay Solutions for hospitals, is owned and controlled by a non-profit charitable trust. In addition to Medicaid advocacy, they provide flexible, affordable and low-interest patient payment plans to hospitals as part of their mission to improve access to healthcare for low-income and uninsured patients. For more information about The Midland Group and their Self-Pay SolutionsTM, call (855) 890-9586 or info(at)midlandgroup(dot)com.
Montfort Jones Memorial Hospital is a comprehensive 72-bed acute-care hospital in Kosciusko, Mississippi, offering full-service medical care to the citizens of central Mississippi. For more information about Montfort Jones Memorial Hospital, please call (662) 289-4311 or visit http://www.montfortjones.com.