In an effort to assist parents and legal guardians with the financial aspects of a child's hospitalization, Nicklaus Children's Hospital Patient Financial Services Department is available to process billing to insurance carriers when applicable, and explain statements and charges to the financially responsible parties.
Parents or guardians are encouraged to contact the financial counselors from the Patient Financial Services Department during the patient's stay in the hospital to expedite the discharge process. They can be reached by calling 305-669-6525.
If you would like to make a payment on an existing bill, please call 305-669-6525.
Payment of charges that are not covered by the patient's insurance carrier (e.g: co-pays and deductibles) are due prior
to the time of discharge.
For the convenience of the parent or guardian, the hospital accepts checks, and the following credit cards: Visa, MasterCard, AmericanExpress, Discover.
The following services are not reflected in the hospital statement, these services are billed to the family directly:
- Non-employed surgeons
- Private practice physician(s)
Please refer to contracted partners and physician groups
for more information.