Contributions to the Community
Every year, Allegiance Health makes a significant investment in our community by providing low-cost or cost-free services and education. These community benefit programs supplement our normal services and extend our mission as a not-for-profit health system to improve the health and wellness of all community members, regardless of their ability to pay.
|Program or Service||Community Members Served||Contribution|
Includes transport between hospital and physician offices or patient homes, as well as emergency cash for those unable to pay for bus tokens or cab fare.
Includes activities focused on improving social conditions, such as homelessness and poverty.
|Health Care Support Services||49,628||$474,570|
|Community Support Groups|
Includes group support for patients with asthma and chronic lung disease, grief, cancer, diabetes, stroke and organ transplants.
|Community-Based Health Screenings|
Includes free screenings for blood pressure, vascular disease, cholesterol, cancer, hearing and mental health.
Includes family counseling and tobacco / smoking cessation counseling.
|Meals / Nutrition Services||800||$19,872|
|Donations for the Community | Cash||$1,494,455|
|Donations for the Community | Grants||15,000||$63,405|
|Donations for the Community | In-Kind||1,612||$156,109|
|Community Benefit Operations||10,000||$30,413|
|Community-Based Clinical Services|
Includes contributions to support the medically underserved, through the Center for Family Health.
|General Community Health Education|
Includes AIDS / HIV education; mental health / depression education; fitness / exercise; prenatal / family planning; community presentations; and newsletters.
|Free or Discounted Prescriptions and Supplies|
Includes prescription drugs, hearing aids, wheelchairs, etc., for those who are unable to pay or are medically underserved.
|Cost of Care Provided by Allegiance Health without Full Payment|
Services provided for qualified patients who cannot afford to pay.
Services provided without payment or at substantially less-than-standard charges.
Shortfalls in Medicaid reimbursement for care to the poor and uninsured.
Shortfalls in Medicare reimbursement for care to the senior population.
|Total 2013 Contributions to Community||$104,985,935|
Allegiance Health 2013
Includes psychiatry and substance abuse beds.
Long-term acute care.
|Hospice Residence Beds||20|
Includes psychiatry and substance abuse.
|Hospice Residence + In-Home Admissions||523|
|Home Care Admissions||3,194|
|City Withholding Taxes||$1,047,659|