To Our Clients
What about payment? Do you take insurance? How about Medicaid?
Midwife care offers a significant savings to you. The fees for Midwife care and homebirth are less than one-third the cost of obstetrical care and hospital birth. Your midwifery care at Childbirth Options includes all prenatal exams, home visit, labor and delivery, initial postpartum care, the services of the birth assistant, complete newborn exam, 24-48 hour postpartum visit, a two week postpartum visit, a six week postpartum exam, and filing of the birth certificate. Please call us for information regarding the fee for our services. We do accept Private Insurance and Pregnancy Medicaid, please click below to verify your insurance.
Florida Law mandates that Medicaid and Private Insurers cover the services of Licensed Midwives. To find out if you are eligible and to apply for Medicaid coverage, go to http://www.myflorida.com/accessflorida
where you can apply online. If you are pregnant, we recommend that you apply immediately because it can take 30-45 days to receive approval. Pregnancy testing for your Medicaid application is available through us at no cost to you. Call us today for a free consultation with pregnancy test via urine, lab, or ultrasound..
If you are covered by insurance, we will bill your insurance company for you. You are responsible for paying your deductible and co-payment according to a payment plan and to cover any incidentals that are not covered by your insurance plan.
If you do not have insurance coverage and are not eligible for pregnancy Medicaid, we offer a flexible payment plan and fiancing options; as well as sliding scale fee if you qualify for it.. An early payment discount is available as well. We accept cash, check, and all major credit cards. Services and products that are not included in the fee are vitamins, lab fees, ultrasound, RhoGAM, medications, specialist services, childbirth classes, birth supplies, Doula services, assistant fee, and second midwife fee if applicable. Now waterbirth tub rental and placenta encapsulations are included. If medicaid encapsulations are not covered. Click below to get the information about your insurance.
There is a no refund policy for discount services. For full paid and insurance clients please see contract for refund policy. Thank you.