After you receive care in the Emergency Department, you will receive more than one bill for your care:
You will be receiving separate bills for the services you received in the Emergency Department. The total cost of your care consists of services provided by the hospital – Swedish Medical Center, the Emergency Physician Group – Seattle Emergency Physicians Services (SEPS), and any other Professional Services required during your course of treatment.
This bill is for services rendered by the Emergency Physicians and/or Physician Assistants. The Emergency Physicians and Physician Assistants are providers who specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of acute illnesses and injuries. The Emergency Providers are responsible for the diagnosis, treatment, referral and/or discharge of all patients receiving care in the Emergency Department.
As a patient seen through the Swedish Medical Center, you may request your medical records for a recent visit. Swedish Medical Center gives you, or your authorized representatives, two options for accessing your Swedish Medical Center medical records: