Mission: Responsive to the communities we serve, wheatland memorial healthcare is dedicated to providing sustainable quality care with respect, compassion and teamwork.
Programs: As a critical access hospital, wheatland memorial healthcare provides a broad range of primary care services to the local community. The objective for operating the hospital and its various departments is to meet the mission of being responsive to the communities we serve and providing sustainable quality health care with respect, compassion and teamwork. The hospital provides care to patients who meet certain criteria under its charity care policy without charge or at amounts less than its established rates. Because the hospital does not pursue collection of amounts determined to qualify as charity care, they are not reported as revenue. Continued on schedule o. The amounts of charges foregone were $30,423 for the year ended december 31, 2014. Total direct and indirect costs related to these foregone charges were approximately $31,000 at december 31, 2014, based on an average ratio of cost to gross charges.