Botsford News Release
Farmington Hills, Mich. (November 30, 2010)---Are you facing financial and emotional stress from medical bills? Green Path Debt Solutions, a non-profit agency that assists consumers with financial issues, will conduct an informational seminar on Thursday, December 16 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Botsford Hospital that will teach strategies for managing your debt.
Learn about resources available, how to handle medical and credit debt, effective budgeting techniques and ways to develop repayment plans. Green Path offers the following suggestions with medical bills:
- Communicate with your doctor’s office.
- Review your bills carefully.
- Don’t use your credit card as a safety net.
- Ask for help.
- Negotiate your debt.
- Seek out professional help.
- Ask first.
For more information or to register for this event, please call 877-442-7900, prompt 1. Botsford Hospital is located at 28050 Grand River Avenue in Farmington Hills. The program will be held in the Community Room located in the Allen Zieger Administrative & Education Building on the hospital campus.
GreenPath is local with its headquarters in Farmington Hills and 24 branch offices across Michigan. In addition, they have 22 additional offices in New York, Texas, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Florida and Arizona. Founded in 1961 and celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2011, GreenPath provides debt counseling, financial education and debt management services throughout the United States.
ABOUT BEAUMONT HEALTH
Beaumont Health is a not-for-profit organization formed by Beaumont Health System, Botsford Health Care and Oakwood Healthcare in 2014 to provide patients with the benefit of greater access to the highest quality, compassionate care, no matter where they live in southeast Michigan. The organization has budgeted net revenue of $4.1 billion and consists of eight hospitals with 3,337 beds, 168 outpatient sites, nearly 5000 physicians and 35,000 employees and about 3,500 volunteers. In 2014, the combined organizations had 175,675 inpatient admissions, 16,229 births and 492,148 emergency visits. Beaumont Health is the largest health system in Michigan for inpatient admissions and net patient revenue. For more information, visit beaumonthealth.org.
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