Patient Responsibilities

  • It is the patient’s responsibility to read and understand all permits and/or consents to be signed: Either ask the nurse or physician to clarify any information not understood about the patient’s care or services.
  • It is the patient’s responsibility to answer all medical questions truthfully, to the best of his/her knowledge including complete information about symptoms, past illnesses, medications, and other matters relating to his/her plan of care.
  • It is the patient’s responsibility to follow the pre-operative instructions given by the physician and/or SCP.
  • It is the patient’s responsibility to notify SCP on admission if pre-operative instructions have not been followed. The patient will be responsible for his/her actions if they refuse treatment or do not follow pre-operative instructions.
  • It is the patient’s responsibility to provide transportation to and from SCP appropriate to the medications and/or anesthesia to be given and according to preoperative instructions.
  • It is the patient’s responsibility to follow the post-operative instructions given by the physician(s) and/or nurses. This includes instructions regarding post-operative appointments.
  • It is the patient’s responsibility to contact the physician if any complications occur.
  • It is the patient’s responsibility to assure all payments for services rendered are on a timely basis, and the ultimate responsibility is the patient’s, regardless of the insurance coverage. It is the patient’s responsibility to provide financial and/or insurance information regarding who will be responsible for the bill, including current address and authorized contact information.
  • It is the patient’s responsibility to notify the administration of the SCP if the patient or the patient’s representative thinks his/her right(s) have been violated or if the patient has a significant complaint.
  • It is the patient’s responsibility and those accompanying the patient to respect the rights of other patients and SCP personnel and follow the center’s policies.

Financial Information

We can provide an estimate of your cost prior to your surgery.
The estimate is for the surgery center only, and is based on your surgeon’s treatment plan and the benefits provided by your payor. It does not include any patient financial responsibility for the surgeon and anesthesiologist, covered implants, or any other ancillary services or tests ordered by your doctor.
We accept  VISA, MASTERCARD, DISCOVER, and CARE CREDIT
Call our business office at 864-334-2437 to pay by phone or discuss payment options.