You are primarily and ultimately responsible for the bill for services you receive at Diagnostic Imaging Services. As a courtesy to you, our patient financial services department bills your primary insurance carrier. It is your responsibility to provide us with accurate and current information.
On the day of your visit to DIS, please bring the following with you:
- Photo identification
- Insurance card
- Prescription from your doctor’s office with diagnosis
- Form of payment for copayment or coinsurance, if possible
You will receive one bill from DIS, which includes the facility fee (or technical fee), as well as the professional fee, which covers the cost of a radiologist reading your study and interpreting the results.
Diagnostic Imaging Services has agreements with most major New Orleans area HMOs and PPOs, including 40 managed care providers and health insurance programs. DIS also accepts Medicare, Medicaid, Workers Compensation and Medical Legal Evaluations, easing access to quality care for New Orleans and southeast Louisiana.
CareCredit Healthcare Credit Card
For over 30 years, CareCredit has been providing a valuable financing option for treatments and procedures that typically are not covered by insurance, or for times when insurance doesn’t cover the full amount. CareCredit is also used by cardholders to pay for deductibles and co-payments.)
DIS offers this flexible and valuable program, assisting people with meeting their financial obligations that result from health insurance deductibles, co-payments and co-insurance charges that are not covered under their plan, or for those without insurance coverage.
CareCredit, from Synchrony Financial, is one of the largest and most popular health and wellness credit cards in the nation, serving millions of families each year.
Click here to learn more about the CareCredit program and how to apply today.
Accepted Insurance Plans
DIS accepts virtually all insurance offered in the New Orleans metropolitan area, including all workers compensation companies. Click here to see a list of the most common insurance plans accepted.
For information regarding your covered services and benefits, you may also wish to contact your insurance carrier. Please note that most insurance carriers may require pre-authorization for your imaging exam.
Our Patient Financial Services department will be happy to assist you, and do their best to answer any questions you may have. Please call 504-459-3220.
Accepted Forms of Payment
Diagnostic Imaging Services accepts the following credit cards:
We also accept cash, checks, money orders, debit cards and wire transfers. Please note that any copay or deductible that your insurance plan requires you to pay is due at the time of your visit, unless payment arrangements are made in advance.
For any insurance and financial-related questions, speak to one of our friendly, knowledgeable and experienced patient relations and communications department representatives. Our business hours are Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. DIS is closed on major holidays.