California Medical Billing Advocates (CALMBA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, with a mission to reduce or eliminate unjust medical bills before they become crippling debt.
We believe surprise and excessive medical bills are part of a structural problem due to the complex U.S healthcare system. Unfortunately, many patients get caught up with potentially crippling bills. We believe this is unjust; and founded CALMBA to help. The organization operates entirely on grants and donations.
WE HELP NEGOTIATE MOST TYPES OF HOSPITAL BILLS, AND WE CAN HELP ANYWHERE IN CALIFORNIA
SERVICES TO PATIENTS ARE 100% FREE
Here we answer some of the most common medical bill / debt questions from patients.
If you want clarification on any of these questions, send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or submit a case.
How Do I Get Help Paying Medical Bills?
How do I Get Help with Hospital Bill After Insurance in California, if I Have Not Met my Deductible?
Medical Billing and Coding