Helping You Reach Your Breastfeeding Goals!

In-Network

with AETNA & CareFirst BCBS!! 

 

Worried about  nipple pain/damage,  milk supply, infant tongue tie,  latch problems, or  any   other breastfeeding concerns? 


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Services for you

 

In-Home Lactation Support

Insurance, Payment, & Fees

Lactation Visits

AETNA or CareFirst BCBS CLIENTS:  I am an In-Network  provider with Aetna and CareFirst BCBS.  The visit fees will be submitted to Aetna or CareFirst BCBS for you.  Visits are typically covered with little or no cost-sharing.  You are responsible for any co-pays/ deductibles/ etc. or for the visit fee if your insurance does not cover your visit.  If you purchase any products during your visit, they are not covered by insurance.

  

OUT-OF-NETWORK INSURANCE / SELF-PAY CLIENTS:  Fees listed below are for clients with out-of-network coverage or self-pay clients.  Fee is due at the time of service.  My billing company will then submit the visit to your insurance company for potential reimbursement of your visit.  

In-Home Service Details:

1.5 Hour Session

Private prenatal visit to prepare for breastfeeding.  Ideal if you have specific questions or concerns about breastfeeding to address privately or if you have a complicated medical history that may impact your milk supply. 

$100 (Self-Pay Rate)

Up to 2 Hours, 1st Visit with Mom & Baby

Lactation consultation in the privacy of your own home to address any breastfeeding concerns or questions.  (The 1st visit after baby's birth is an Initial Visit even if you had a prenatal consultation). 

$225 (Self-Pay Rate)

Up to 2 Hours

Continued help in the privacy of your own home to address any ongoing concerns with breastfeeding. 

$150 (Self-Pay Rate)

Up to 2 Hours

Develop a personalized plan for successful breastfeeding with your return to work!  The ideal time for this visit is 4-6 weeks prior to returning to work. 

$150 (Self-Pay Rate)

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Prenatal Classes- Group or Private

Class Payment & Fees:

Private Classes:  

AETNA or CareFirst BCBS CLIENTS:  I am an In-Network provider with Aetna and CareFirst BCBS.   "Private class fee" of $100 due at the time of service for Breastfeeding or Infant Skills classes, with additional $75 billed to Aetna or CareFirst BCBS; "private class fee" of $175 due at the time of service for childbirth class, with additional $175 billed to Aetna (two-day class option only if submitting to insurance for in-network reimbursement).  The visit fees will be submitted to Aetna or CareFirst BCBS for you.  You are responsible for any co-pays/ deductibles/ etc. or for the visit fee if Aetna does not cover your visit.  Aetna does not cover any products purchased during your visit.  

  

OUT-OF-NETWORK INSURANCE / SELF-PAY CLIENTS:  Fees listed below are for clients with out-of-network coverage or self-pay clients.  Fee is due at the time of class registration.  

Group Classes:  Payment is due at the time of registration regardless of insurance.  During class, a receipt will be provided to you, which can be submitted to your insurance company for potential reimbursement.    

Class Details:

This express Childbirth Education class covers 3rd trimester pregnancy, labor and birth, warning signs, comfort measures & relaxation, medications, cesarean birth basics, and postpartum expectations.  You are encouraged to take the breastfeeding and infant skills classes to complement the information you learn in this class.   

One partner/labor support person included in class fee.

2 Location Options:

1.  Group class, located in the office of Healthcare for Women at Virginia Hospital Center (classes open to public), register here: Schedule Class!

2.  Private Class in your home, register here: Schedule Private Class!  Please contact Sara@MamaBearInfantCare.com with your preferred dates/times to schedule the class and whether your prefer to split the class into two sessions or complete the full class in one day.  

Prenatal class to help you prepare for breastfeeding. Covers breastfeeding basics, positioning, holds, latching, and problem solving. It includes feeding while in the hospital and reaching your goals once you are home.

One partner/labor support person included in class fee.

2 Location Options:

1.  Group class, located in the office of Healthcare for Women at Virginia Hospital Center (classes open to public), register here: Schedule Class!

2.  Private Class in your home, register here: Schedule Private Class!  Please contact Sara@MamaBearInfantCare.com with your preferred dates/times to schedule the class!

Prenatal class to prepare you for taking care of your baby. Content includes what to expect following the birth of your baby through the first month. Sleep expectations and safety recommendations are reviewed. Includes opportunities to learn and practice new infant skills. 

 

One partner/labor support person included in class fee.

2 Location Options:

1.  Group class, located in the office of Healthcare for Women at Virginia Hospital Center (classes open to public), register here: Schedule Class!

2.  Private Class in your home, register here: Schedule Private Class!  Please contact Sara@MamaBearInfantCare.com with your preferred dates/times to schedule the class!

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ABOUT ME

Sara Grawe, MSN, RN, IBCLC, ICCE

Sara is a Registered Nurse, International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, and ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator with extensive Women's Health experience.  

 

Sara started her career with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Virginia.  She then worked at a birth center in Texas providing prenatal, childbirth, and postnatal care to clients.  Upon return to Virginia, Sara worked in Inova's Family Centered Care (postpartum) unit, caring for new mothers and infants.  Sara has also worked as a Public Health Nurse for the Arlington County Department of Health Services in Teen Health & Family Planning Services.  While completing her Master of Science in Nursing at the University of Pennsylvania, Sara worked as a Lactation Consultant RN at Pennsylvania Hospital.  After becoming a mother, Sara decided to open her own business to help other women enjoy breastfeeding and motherhood.  

 

Sara lives in Arlington, VA and loves spending time with her baby girl, two year old daughter, husband, and black lab.  In her free time, she serves as the current Expectant Moms Coordinator for MONA (Mothers of North Arlington).  Sara is a compassionate provider who enjoys working with new mothers and babies to solve breastfeeding concerns!

   

 
Contact

Serving Families in Northern Virginia 

(Including but not limited to Arlington, Fairfax County, Falls Church, McLean, Alexandria)

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Call / Text: 571-551-1425 

Sara@MamaBearInfantCare.com

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