Allegiance Health, based in Jackson, Michigan, offers hospital services to community members that address medical preventative needs while promoting wellness, according to Allegiance Health. The agency is community owned and locally governs health systems in the Michigan area by partnering with insurance companies to coordinate care while treating emergency and non-emergency medical conditions.
Allegiance Health submits insurance claims for patients and accepts a variety of insurance programs such as Medicaid and Medicare, according to Allegiance Health. As of 2015, the medical provider accepts BlueCross BlueShield, Priority Health, Aetna, Blue Care Network and Community Health Providers. Patients are required to pay remaining balances for services that are not covered by insurance such as co-pays or deductibles.
Patients who are uninsured can obtain assistance from the medical facility to apply for Medicaid, explains Allegiance Health. The facility's employees also help processing paperwork related to worker's compensation claims and auto accidents.
Allegiance Health is a 480-bed system that provides outpatient and inpatient services that range from neurosurgery and cardiac care to cancer and hospice care, explains Allegiance Health. The emergency department treats more than 100,000 patients annually, as of 2015, and the medical staff consists of more than 400 physicians. The hospital hosts a trauma center and boasts a graduate medical education program.