South Broward Community Health Services
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Who can benefit from the Program?
Residents of the South Broward Hospital District that do not have health insurance, or participate in one of these insurance plans can benefit from the program.
How can I apply?
If you would like to apply, stop by any of our locations or call 954-276-5500 to schedule an interview. During the one-hour interview, we will ensure that all documents are submitted according to each applicant’s living situation. All of the documents requested during the interview must be submitted in order to determine eligibility.
What are the requirements of the program?
When you make your interview appointment, you will receive a list of documents, which serve to establish eligibility into the program. The documents include identification card and proof of address (sections 1 and 2), and the proper discount granted to each applicant (sections 3 and 4), based on a pre-established sliding scale. Note that the submission of all required documents is crucial to establishing eligibility and proper discount. After the interview, additional documents may be required and may be submitted via mail, FAX, email, or in person at one of our locations.
When can I expect to start receiving financial assistance?
Once all required documents have been submitted, it may take up to 60 days for the review. Applicants can expect to receive a letter explaining the granted benefits and coverage. For more information, please contact customer service at 954-276-5501.