Online Bill Pay, Financial Assistance & Collections

At Houston Methodist, we are dedicated first and foremost to our patients' recovery and health. And when it’s time to pay medical bills, we want to make it as easy and convenient as possible. We also understand that some patients may need more time to pay their bills or even may be unable to pay their bills. Here you'll find information on paying your bill online, paying your bill over time, and applying for financial assistance.

Online Bill Pay

Houston Methodist provides a simple, secure way for you to manage you medical bills 24/7 from any computer, tablet or smartphone. 

Pay Hospital Bill

Hospital Bill Pay
If your statement has a 13-digit number without dashes, choose one of the following actions:

  • Make a one-time secure payment without login or password; or

  • Create a secure account and take advantage of the following features:
    • View up-to-date account information
    • Update your insurance information
    • Pay your bill securely online
    • Find answers to frequently asked billing questions
    • Email the Customer Service Department
    • Update your address information

Pay Houston Methodist Physician Bill

Bill Example 1
If your statement has a 7-digit number ending in A1171, click here.

Pay Houston Methodist MyChart Bill

MyChart Bill
If your statement looks like this, click here.

Pay Houston Methodist St. John Hospital Bill

If your statement looks like this, click here.

Financial Assistance

Houston Methodist is committed to providing financial assistance to patients who are uninsured or underinsured and are ineligible for a government program, or otherwise unable to pay for medically necessary care, including emergency medical care.  Our financial assistance policy provides information on how to apply, eligible services, eligibility criteria, and the approval process.   For your convenience, Houston Methodist also has provided a plain language summary of our financial assistance policy and the financial assistance application.  Learn More >

Collections Policy

At Houston Methodist, we expect patients who have the ability to pay for their health care costs to pay their bills in full and on time. Houston Methodist also understands that some patients may need more time to pay their bills, and so we offer an interest-free payment plan option providing patients with up to 18 months to pay off their balance. Learn More >