Billing and Insurance


Valley Birthplace fees are encompassed in two charges:

  • Services, including all of your office visits and your birth
  • Facility fee for the birth center

If you have your baby with us at the hospital, then we bill for our professional services and the hospital bills for whatever services they perform, including the hospital facility fee.


We accept most major insurance, including:

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Independence Blue Cross (Personal Choice, Keystone Healthplan East, Amerihealth Administrators)
  • Tricare
  • United
  • Cigna
  • Keystone First (Formerly Keystone Mercy Healthplan)

Please call us at (215)-947-5545 if you do not see your insurance company on this list or if you are uninsured and would like more information about self pay.

Abbie Synan, Administrator

Abbie Synan handles our insurance and billing. She joined the birth center in 2005 first as a volunteer and now telecommutes to Valley Birthplace.  Originally from Pittsburgh, Abbie graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a BA in Journalism and French.  In her free time, she enjoys playing the piano, ballet, reading and traveling.