• A small number of hospitals and health care facilities are required to provide low-cost or no-cost medical care to those in need.
• Eligibility is determined by family size and income.
• Funding and sites are limited.
• There are about 200 health care facilities nationwide.
In 1946, hospitals, nursing homes and other health facilities were provided grants and loans for constructions and modernization. In return, these facilities agreed to provide health care services to individuals who are unable to pay. For a listing of Hill-Burton obligated facilities, visit the website or call the toll-free telephone number.
Hill-Burton Free and Reduced Cost Healthcare Health Resources and Service Administration (HRSA)