Paying for Appointments

Best Start Parenting Center is in network with Aetna, except for Aetna Medicaid plans.  As a contractor with The Lactation Network (TLN) – we can provide services to families that are covered under Blue Cross/Blue Shield PPO plans (except federal plans) and Cigna PPO plans.  

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IF YOU HAVE BLUE CROSS/BLUE SHIELD PPOs, CIGNA PPOs: Best Start Parenting Center contracts with The Lactation Network, a DME that bills insurance for lactation services.  If you have Blue Cross/Blue Shield PPOs (including Anthem, Allegiance, and Empire, but not including Federal Employee Plans and certain labor funds) or Cigna PPO, you can get 6 or more visits at full coverage.  To see whether you’re covered for your lactation care, to connect with Lactation Network. The link will indicate that you wish to work with Best Start.  Lactation Network will check your coverage within a few hours, and will send you an email as to coverage status. Once you have that email, you can then book your first appointment.  To book an appointment, call 434-384-6262 .  

SELF PAY – If your insurance is not listed above, you can pay for your visit via cash, check, credit card or HSA card.   After your visit, I will provide you with a superbill to submit to your insurance company for reimbursement.