Insurance

Alfredo H. Arellano PMHCNS-BC is credentialed with Medicare, Medicaid, Tricare, Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and most insurance plans. Our staff will confirm your insurance benefits with your individual insurance plan, and alert you to your patient responsible portion (i.e. co-pay, deductible, or coinsurance) of your visit. We can do this at the time that we schedule your appointment. We provide this service as a courtesy to our patients to make your appointment as easy as possible.

Self Pay or Private Pay Rates

New patient, comprehensive, psychiatric evaluation fee $200; Follow up medication management fee $100 (50 minutes) or $50 (25 minutes).  Fees for Comprehensive Professional Evaluations will be discussed in our initial phone consultation. The complex and extensive nature of these evaluations does not fit within usual codes for billing, so reimbursement from insurers should not be expected. These include forensic evaluations and guardianship evaluations which we can schedule with a board-certified Forensic and/or Geriatric Psychiatrist.

Payment

Cash, check, Visa, Mastercard, and Discover are accepted for payment. Health Savings Accounts (HSA) cards will also work for payment. Credit, debit, or cash is preferred due to the payment processing system employed. All payment is to Alfredo H. Arellano PMHCNS-BC, PA Full payment is due at the time that services are rendered. If you are under financial hardship, speak with the office staff about possible payment plan options.

Cancellation Policy

Our office requires 48-business hours notice to cancel or change an appointment. If proper notice is not provided, you will be required to pay the cost of the allotted time as booked: Improper notice, missed appointments and late cancellation fees are: $100 per visit. We do this to ensure that we can help as many people as possible.

What are your Privacy Policies?

Please access our most updated Notice of Privacy Practices. A copy of this information may be requested from our office at any time.