Family Members and Account Numbers on Your Bill

Why are family members included in my bill?

Nebraska Medicine bills according to responsible party for services received by patients. All patients who have the same responsible party are listed on the monthly statement. This prevents the responsible party from receiving numerous statements during the month and assists in keeping costs down.

Why do i have more than one account number?

A separate account number is generated for each outpatient date of service and each inpatient admission. This enables us to bill for specific charges and diagnosis relating to your care for that date of services, and enables your insurance company to apply the proper benefits. Exception: For recurring outpatient accounts such as physical therapy or radiation therapy, a separate account is generated monthly.