Penn Medicine strives to provide patients with beneficial information that will assist in understanding and managing the
complex healthcare billing process. Please utilize the resource links below to help guide you through some of the most
frequently used information when it comes to patient billing and insurance.
Online answers to frequently asked questions regarding:
Healthcare Resources on the Web (External websites):
Accepted Health Plans
HIPAA is the federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996. The primary goal of the law is to make it easier for people to keep health insurance,
protect the confidentiality and security of healthcare information ad help the healthcare industry control administrative costs.
When contacting any of our business offices, we are required to verify necessary areas of security for the protection of our patients. We verify items such
as address, phone number, date of birth and last four digits of patient social security number, but are not limited to these items