You deserve this, mums and dads!

Good news! We are happy to provide guidance on insurance reimbursement options and are happy to say that over twenty insurance companies have begun reimbursement for doula birth and postpartum services. La Doula Vida Birthing Services is here to help you take the right steps towards receiving reimbursement.

Not only does insurance provide reimbursement for doula services, but those with Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) or Health Savings Accounts (HSA) through their employer can request reimbursement from the company's claim department. Please also reach out to your tax professionals to find out more information regarding tax deductions for healthcare related expenses, such as placenta encapsulation.

Your doula, Amanda Podany is registered as a Doula with a National Provider Identifier (NPI: 1598338139)

The following is a partial list of insurance companies who have reimbursed in whole or in part for doula services:

Aetna Healthcare


Baylor Health Care System

Blue Cross/Blue Shield

Blue Cross/Blue Shield PPO


Medical Management

Organization and Employee Benefits

Prudential Healthcare

United Health POS