Having your Baby at Kapiolani (June 2019) - Page 11

Pre–Registration We extend you a warm welcome and would like you to know that your well- being is our foremost concern. Each member of our qualified staff will do all we can to make your stay a comfortable and pleasant one. Please complete and return the Pre-Registration Form on the preceding page well in advance of your admission date. It will help make the admission process much easier when you are being admitted. Important Instructions to Patients Pre-Registration Insurance Processing Pre-registration information is used to establish or update your hospital record. To avoid unnecessary delays upon admission, mail or deliver the Pre-Registration Form well in advance of your scheduled or expected date of admission. If you need assistance to complete the form or you wish to pre-register by phone, please feel free to call our Patient Registration–Admitting Department at 983-8260. You may also pre-register online by going to Kapiolani.org. Please attach your signed insurance claim forms and/or xeroxed copies of your benefit information. Benefits not assigned to the hospital will require payment in full at the time of service. If you have any questions regarding insurance coverage of your estimated share, please call our Financial Counselors at 983-8538, 983-8539 or 983-8540 for assistance. Admission Upon admission to the hospital, do not bring valuables such as jewelry, credit cards or large sums of money unless it will be applied towards your account. You may choose to bring enough cash for small purchases during your stay. Consent For Treatment And Care You may come in to sign admission consent forms prior to your expected date of delivery. Minors must have parents or legal guardians present to sign consents for treatment and care. Terms of Admission Patients with or without insurance coverage may be required to make a deposit prior to admission. Financial arrangements may be done through our Financial Counselors by calling 983-8538 Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Please make these arrangements as soon as possible. MasterCard, Visa and American Express are accepted. Special Instructions For Return Separate and return the Pre-Registration Form by folding and enclose in the attached envelope which is provided for your convenience. Advance Directives If you are an adult, 18 years or older, Federal law requires us to ask if you have any Advance Directives such as a living will or a durable power of attorney for health care. If you do have one, please bring a copy for our medical records. If you have questions regarding Advance Directives, please see your doctor or call Social Services at 983-8268, Monday through Friday. | 9