You are encouraged to research the estimated cost of healthcare services by visiting the Agency for Healthcare Administration’s pricing website at https://pricing.floridahealthfinder.gov
The service bundle information provided on that website is a non-personalized estimate of costs that may be incurred by the patient for anticipated services actually provided to the patient.
Patients and prospective patients have a right to request a personalized estimate from the Center by calling our business office at (772) 299-5005.
Upon your request, and before the provision of non-emergency care at Live Oak Endoscopy Center you can receive a good faith estimate of anticipated charges for the treatment of your condition at the center. This estimate will be provided to you within seven (7) days of the request being received by the center.
All insured patients are advised to also contact their health insurer or health maintenance organization (HMO) regarding any cost-sharing responsibilities you may incur as a result of receiving treatment at the Live Oak Endoscopy Center.
Patients are advised to contact the healthcare practitioners anticipated to provide services to the patient while in the center regarding a personalized estimate, billing practices and participation with the patient's insurance provider or health maintenance organization (HMO) as the practitioners may not participate with the same health insurers or HMO as the center.
The Center charges a facility fee for each surgical procedure performed by your surgeon. The fee includes the cost of pr-operative evaluation, nursing personnel. medications, supplies, and the use of the operating and recovery room. We will contact you prior to your procedure to discuss fees. These fees are just an estimate at the time of service. It is your responsibility as the policy holder, to know what your plan covers.
Don't have insurance? That's ok! We have special rates for self-paying patients. The self-pay rates will be a flat fee for the facility charge. Whether you have insurance or not, all fees are due at the time of service and must be payed in full. We do not accept partial payment or do payment plans. We will accept Mastercard, Visa, Discover, cash, or check.
The center accepts most major medical PPO insurance plans and Medicare plans. We do not accept any Medicaid plans or most HMO's. We will bill your insurance company as a courtesy; however, any balance due is your responsibility. Payment will be requested from you if reimbursement from your insurance company is not received within 60 days. Please check with your insurance company for pre-admission requirements such as pre-authorizations.
Live Oak Endoscopy Center does not offer a financial assistance program. In the case of extreme hardship, and at the discretion and final approval of the practicing physician, a discount may be applied on a case-by -case basis.
The center does not maintain a charity discount program. In the case of extreme hardship, and at the discretion and final approval of the practicing physician, a discount may be applied on a case-by -case basis.