Paying and Understanding Your Bill

Health care bills don't have to be confusing. Let us help you understand your hospital and physician bills from Stanford Health Care. For answers to some of the most common questions, review our Billing Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).

Pay Online

View a sample billing statement.

How to Read Your Bill

Depending on the type of treatment you received, you may see separate bills from the hospital, doctors and other providers involved in your care. We understand that this can be confusing. View sample billing statements (to the left) or click on one of the links below for help understanding your bill.

Health Insurance Plans

Stanford Health Care (SHC) contracts with various Health Maintenance Organizations (HMO) and Preferred Provider Organizations (PPO). Learn more about which health insurance plans are accepted at SHC.

Financial Assistance

Uninsured or under insured? If you are not able to pay your bill, SHC offers financial assistance options. Click the links below to learn about your options.