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Estimate Your Cost

How much will I pay for my care?

Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System provides quality care to patients, regardless of their ability to pay. We are committed to treating all patients with compassion and providing excellent care. We work hard to keep prices affordable and comparable to those of other hospitals in this region of California.

Concern about an inability to pay a hospital bill should never get in the way of receiving essential health services. You can learn more about our financial options, Medi-cal application process, uninsured patient discount program or financial assistance by calling a SVMH financial counselor at 831-755-0732.

Overall, our goal is to make paying for your care simple and easily understandable so you can focus on your health. Listed below are some tools that can help.

Costs for Hospital Procedures and Services

We offer information on hospital negotiated rates that complies with federal regulations regarding price transparency. The amount you’re responsible for paying depends on many factors, including if you have insurance coverage and what’s covered under your specific plan. If you have any questions, please call us at 831-755-0732.

estimate your cost

To obtain the most accurate estimate of patient out-of-pocket costs, it is strongly recommended that patients contact their insurance carrier to request an estimate based upon their specific health insurance plan. Actual costs to the patient, as well as the out-of-pocket amount for which a patient will be directly responsible are determined by several factors and are not in the exclusive control of Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital.

Click here to read our price transparency disclaimer.

View our standard charges

We support and comply with requirements by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to provide patients with an online list of standard charges of all items and services provided by the hospital. Click here to view the list of charges. The line item amounts are not necessarily an estimate of the amount due or the amount paid. The actual charges vary depending on a variety of factors including insurance carrier. We encourage you to contact your insurance provider when conducting any price analysis or comparisons. Our Financial Services Department