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Financial Assistance Program

The Knapp Medical Center Financial Assistance Policy (available in multiple languages) applies to uninsured or underinsured patients who come to our facilities for emergency or other medically necessary treatment.

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This policy provides financial relief to patients who qualify based on a comparison of their financial resources and/or income to Federal Poverty Level guidelines. To qualify for assistance, patients will be asked to complete an Application. If you have questions regarding our policy or applications, please contact our Business Office at 956-969-5140 or click below for more information:







Knapp Medical Center is a not-for-profit, acute care hospital, and a member of the Prime Healthcare Foundation, a 501(c)(3) public charity. Located in South Texas we provide exceptional healthcare services to residents of the Rio Grande Valley. Located in Weslaco, Knapp works hard to provide state-of-the-art technology, progressive diagnostic and treatment options, and patient-focused care.

  • Our Primary Service Area includes Donna east to La Feria and Monte Alto south to the Rio Grande River or what is referred to as the Mid-Valley.
  • More than 200 physicians serve on the Knapp Medical Staff.
  • Knapp employs more than 650 people and is one of Mid-Valley’s largest private employers.
  • We also provide volunteer opportunities for more than 100 hard-working volunteers.