Primary and Sub-Specialty Care
Billing & Insurance Primary and Sub-Specialty Care Our primary goal as providers of health care services to your children is to deliver outstanding clinical care and service. We are open seven days a week and are on call 24 hours a day every day. Depending on your pediatricassociates.com
Our primary goal as providers of health care services to your children is to deliver outstanding clinical care and service. Depending on your insurance plan, there may be an additional fee for After Hours Care.
We strive to serve our patients efficiently and effectively. In order to achieve our goals, we request that each patient do their part in cooperating and adhering to the policies of our practice regarding insurance and payment.
FULL PAYMENT FOR ALL COPAYS, DEDUCTIBLES AND NON-COVERED SERVICES ARE EXPECTED AT THE TIME OF YOUR APPOINTMENT.
ALL SERVICES WILL BE BILLED TO YOUR INSURANCE. THE PATIENT IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL CHARGES APPLIED TO THEIR COPAY, DEDUCTIBLE AND NON-COVERED SERVICES BY THEIR INSURANCE.
We participate with most major insurance companies, including Florida Medicaid and Healthy Kids programs. However, each company offers many different plans. Pediatric Associates may not participate in each and every one.
We recommend that you contact your insurance company, prior to making your appointment:
- To verify that we are a participating provider on your specific plan.
- To verify if your plan requires you to select a Primary Care Provider (PCP). If so, verify your Pediatric Associates Physician is the assigned PCP.
- To verify your co-payment for primary care and specialty services.
- To verify if you have a deductible and request an estimate regarding your out-of-pocket costs for the office visit.
Please contact our Billing Department if you have any other questions at 4072491234.
For information regarding our billing and insurance policies, please click the following link https://pediatricassociates.com/resource-center/billing-and-insurance/#acceptedplans
Eligibility for a sliding fee discount program is available in a few of our locations. It is determined by documented annual income and family/household size. Patients with a documented annual income of 200% or below the federal poverty level (FPL) are eligible for a sliding fee discount on all First Choice Pediatrics services.
No patient will be refused services due an to inability to pay.
Determining your eligibility for the sliding fee discount requires verification of your income. This information must be updated frequently to continue your participation in the program. This information is only used to calculate your discount and is kept completely confidential. If you wish to apply, please select the link below to fill out an application prior to scheduling an appointment.