With the stress of recuperating after a hospital visit, it may be overwhelming to try to decode a hospital bill. But Eddie Singleton, the new Director of Patient Financial Services at Hilton Head Regional Medical Center, is ready to assist. In his new role at Hilton Head Regional, Singleton is responsible for all aspects of patient billing including acting as a liaison between Hilton Head Regional and its Regional Business Office in Atlanta.
“We want to the hospital experience to be a positive one, not just from admitting and discharge, but also including the insurance and billing process,” Singleton said. “My goal is to work with the staff, physicians and patients to ensure that the billing process at Hilton Head Regional is as efficient as possible.”
Prior to coming to Hilton Head Regional, Singleton managed the Centralized Business Office for Lexington (South Carolina) Medical Community consisting of the Gilbert, Batesburg, Leesville, Irmo, and Chapin areas. He also has specialized experience in Medicare and Medicaid billing having served several years at the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.
Singleton earned his Master in Business Administration from Webster University and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Benedict College, both located in Columbia, South Carolina.
Call Singleton Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 843-689-8212.