Insurance

While insurance coverage is a contractual arrangement between you and your insurance company, we are glad to assist you in collecting benefits to which you are entitled. Golden Heart Medical’s physicians are participating providers (both primary and specialty care) with many managed care plans.

The insurance plans listed below are generally accepted by our practice. To make sure we accept your specific insurance plan, please contact your insurance carrier prior to your appointment.

  • Aetna (some plans accepted)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (PPO)
    • Unicare
  • BCBS HMO/POS (limited to PCP selection)
  • BCBS Open Access and Direct
  • Champus PPO
  • Cigna
  • Coventry (HMO, National, PPO)
    • First Health
  • Humana (National POS, PPO)
  • Kaiser (through PHCS only)
  • Medicare Products*
    • Advantra Freedom
    • Aetna
    • BCBS Medicare
    • Humana Gold
    • UHC Medicare Products
    • Universal Health Care
    • Federal Medicare
    • Railroad Medicare
  • Multiplan
    • Beechstreet
    • PHCS
  • PHCS (PPO & Open Access)
  • Tri Care (PPO)
  • United Healthcare
    • Golden Rule
    • Oxford
    • UMR

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Fees and Payments
 
Golden Heart Medical participates with most of the major health insurance plans in the State of California. Be sure to ask about the participation status of your health insurance plan when scheduling appointments.

The patient is responsible for letting us know of changes in insurance and other information prior to the appointment.
You may easily update your information with us by

click on here:  Contact Us

Co-payments, annual deductibles and co-insurance amounts are the responsibility of the patient and are due at the time of service. These payments will be collected at the time of your appointment. Failure to make the required payment will result in an administrative charge to your account.

For patients without insurance, full payment is due at the time of service. Payment can be made by cash, check, debit card or credit card