Samaritan is proud of our mission to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare services to meet the needs of our civilian and military community. If you are worried that you will be unable to pay your bill in full, we may be able to help. You may qualify for discounts on medical expenses through Samaritan's Financial Assistance Program if:
Download the Financial Assistance Program Application. Adobe Acrobat is needed to view and save this application.
If you have not recently applied for Medicaid/Family Health Plus, please sign the consent in section VI of the application, allowing us to exchange information with the Department of Social Services. In addition, income verification for the current time period – such as last 2 months wage statement and/or pay stubs will be needed to determine whether a New York State sponsored insurance application should be completed.
If you have any questions regarding the application or if you need help filling it out, please call our Financial Assistance Counselor at 315-785-4308. Please return the application to the attention of the Financial Assistance Program within twenty (20) days to the address below, or call the Business Office at 315-785-5730 for any further assistance.
Samaritan Medical Center
Attn: Financial Assistance Counselor
830 Washington Street
Watertown, New York 13601
*If you are eligible for Medicaid or another government insurance and are in need of help applying please learn more about our Government Insurance Liaison.