The mission of the El Paso County Hospital District, dba University Medical Center of El Paso and University Medical Center of El Paso Neighborhood Healthcare Centers is to enhance the health and wellness of the El Paso community, making high quality, affordable heath care services accessible to all regardless of one’s ability to pay for such services.

An uninsured or underinsured person may be provided charity care based on the Federal Income Poverty Guidelines issued by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services as published annually in the Federal Register.

The El Paso County Hospital District provided approximately $354 million of charity care in FY 2015. As a Hospital District, established by the Constitution of the State of Texas, our commitment is to CARE. Individuals seeking information about the district’s charity care program, the eligibility criteria for the program, and how to apply for charity care may contact:

University Medical Center of El Paso
Patient Financial Services
Customer Services

Guidelines Eligibility