Topic: Maternity

    Expecting? How Much Does an Ultrasound Cost?
    By Ruthie Dean on October 14, 2020

    The price of a pregnancy ultrasound can range between $200 and $500+, depending on the region. Healthcare Bluebook estimates the average "fair" cost...

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    How do I sign my new baby up for health insurance?
    By Nikki Davis on September 2, 2020

    Reader Q+A I just had a baby boy and in between trying to figure out how to be a mom, I know I need to figure out health insurance. Help!

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    Parental leave—what’s the industry standard?
    By Emily Kubis on July 13, 2017

    New survey shows state of parental leave in U.S. A new survey from the Society of Human Resource Management shows that paid maternity...

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    Will insurers drop maternity coverage if the AHCA passes?
    By Emily Kubis on June 16, 2017

      Maternity, substance abuse and mental health treatment least covered before health reform A key piece of the American Health Care Act, the GOP plan...

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    Pregnant? How four Nashville-area practices bill for delivering your baby
    By Alex Tolbert on April 24, 2017

    How to avoid billing surprises Medical bills can be confusing, and the many bills you receive after pregnancy can be especially complicated. An...

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    Pregnant? Need help with health insurance?
    By Emily Kubis on March 1, 2017

      Check out our new, updated e-book This is one of the most common inquiries we get at Bernard Health. In fact, “I’m pregnant and don’t have health...

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    Will my health plan cover my baby after birth?
    By Nikki Davis on April 10, 2015

    Reader Q+A I'm having a baby in December. I'm wondering if my baby will be covered after she's born or how this works with insurance? Can I sign her...

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    Study shows vastly different delivery procedures for Austin moms
    By Nikki Davis on December 10, 2014

    C-section rates for Austin hospitals Calling all expecting moms! Whether or not your baby is delivered by C-section may be based on which hospital...

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    Stop! In the name of maternity bill errors
    By Ruthie Dean on October 16, 2014

    Before you pay too much  Expecting a baby? When I mention the words “medical bills,” what emotions start to stir? Bewilderment? Frustration?

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    Why you shouldn't have a C-section in New Jersey
    By Nikki Davis on October 14, 2014

    Comparing C-section prices across the United States What comes to mind when thinking about New Jersey? Is it fist pumping? Maybe the daily GTL (Gym,...

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