Patient Billing

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Over 70% of patients indicate a preference for digital communication rather than paper. We have listened to our patients and are now using secure, digital methods to aid billing for the services rendered by our radiologists for your recent imaging exam/procedure. Our dedicated patient service team is ready to assist you with any questions or concerns about your bill for services rendered by our radiologists .

Medical Records Retrieval

We use Chartswap.com to help patients and attorneys retrieve medical records safey. Chartswap enables HIPAA-compliant medical record request of information (ROI) and medical records retrieval between registered requestors and medical record providers.

 

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Our Patient Portal

Patients can now have full access and control over their payment plans, insurance updates, statement download and more, all through our patient portal.

Need a payment plan? Use our patient portal to set up the payment plan most suitable for you.

 

Santa Barbara Women’s Center sends patients a separate bill from the hospital for our radiology services. Our bill looks like this form.

Frequently Asked Questions

California Managed Imaging Medical Group (CMI) provides professional radiology services at hospitals and outpatient radiology facilities along the California Central Coast from Camarillo to Templeton. Our physicians are trained in general, sub-specialty, and interventional radiology. All of our radiologists are licensed by the State of California to practice medicine as physicians and surgeons. In addition, each of our doctors has completed a post-graduate program of special training in the field of Radiology and has passed an examination resulting in certification in the specialty of Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology.

The text message from CMI is regarding an action needed on your account. For example, a balance might be remaining for the physician services provided during your recent visit.

You are receiving this bill for the services provided by the radiologist. This charge is separate from the hospital bill.

Every hospital visit involves different physician specialists and hospital resources. A physician specialist is typically required to submit their billing separate from the hospital. For example, if you came to the emergency room and had an x-ray and laboratory tests, you may receive a bill from the emergency room physician for their professional services, but also, a bill from the radiologist for interpreting any x-rays.

In order to receive a copy of your statement, please log into the Patient Portal, our patient portal, below and click on “Download Statement”. Instructions will be provided on the multiple ways you can receive your statement there.

 

Yes, you can log into the Patient Portal to modify or add multiple insurance policies to your account. CMI will submit the bill to your insurance carrier with the information we have on file first. 

Most insurance plans require that you pay a co-payment, coinsurance or deductible for your health care expenses. Please contact your insurance company for further questions about your health care coverage. You may also log into our Patient Portal to ensure that we have your most current and accurate insurance information.

If you log into the Patient Portal below with your information, you can find the option to pay your bill or set up a payment plan and make an initial payment. PatientFolio accepts all major credit cards.

For technical assistance, please call the following number: (805) 250-7539

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