Payment is accepted in person at the Cashiers Office, over the phone by calling 559-784-6200, or online.

Financial Assistance/Charity Care Requests

We understand that helping you with your financial concerns is of the utmost importance and our goal is to provide you with any assistance needed. If you need help with the completion of your application, please contact our Financial Counselors at (559)788-6143 or (559)788-6002. They will be happy to answer any questions you may have about the application and can provide assistance with completion over the telephone.

The financial assistance/charity care application can be downloaded below. Once SVMC has received your request we will work to complete it as soon as possible.

Applications can be submitted at:

  • Email:
  • Fax: (559)791-3808
  • Mail to: Attn: Financial Counselorsat Sierra View Medical Center, 465 W. Putnam Ave., Porterville, California 93257

Our services as a courtesy to our patients:

  • Verify your insurance coverage.
  • Provide you with an estimated patient portion of charges as determined by your insurance plan.
  • Bill your primary and secondary insurance carriers as provided by you at the time of registration.
  • Answer questions from you or your insurance carrier regarding charged incurred.
  • Upon request, send your statement showing insurance payment(s). Automatically generate statements for the patient responsibility as indicated by your insurance.

Please know that all of our patients are charged and billed equally, without preference. If you have reason to believe otherwise, please contact one of our Patient Financial Counselors at (559) 791-3970.


We are accepting payment in-person at our Cashiers Office, over the phone, or online. You may make a payment over the phone by calling one the following:

  • (559) 784-6200
  • (559) 791-3951
  • (559) 791-3952
  • (559) 788-6010

Questions? Conact us at (559) 788-6143, (559) 788-6002, or
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 AM - 4:30 PM