Services Included - Crozer-Keystone Health System - PA

Services Included

Below is an overview of the in vitro fertilization (IVF) and laboratory services included in single- and mult-cycle payment packages from the HAN Fertility Center.

IVF Services Included

  • Monitoring of IVF Ovarian Stimulation of the patient, (all ultrasounds , estradiol and progesterone blood tests and physician services for monitoring)
  • Nursing visits for teaching of the administration of medications for IVF
  • Oocytes retrieval and embryos transfer procedures
  • IVF facility fees for oocyte retrievals and embryo transfers

IVF Laboratory Services Included

  • Oocyte aspiration and ultrasound guidance
  • Oocyte identification
  • Oocyte cleaning
  • Sperm preparation
  • Oocyte insemination
  • Embryo culture
  • Prolonged embryo culture if indicated
  • Embryo transfer including ultrasound guidance
  • ICSI if indicated
  • Assisted hatching if indicated
  • Embryo freezing – Cryopreservation (if that option was bought and paid for) as recommended by the program
  • Costs of embryo cryopreservation, not including storage (Cryopreservation storage will be billed at $150 every three months, until all frozen embryos have been used). All future IVF treatment using those frozen embryos up to 12 months from the retrieval for the 2-cycle
  • package and up to 16 months for the 3-cycle package are included. Any use of the frozen embryos after 12 or 16 months will require payment for a frozen embryo transfer. The fee is $2,850/frozen embryo transfer cycle.
  • Semen preparation for the fertilization process
  • All facility charges at the HAN Fertility Center offices
  • Two quantitative human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) blood tests to diagnose pregnancy at the end of the treatment cycle

Services NOT Included

  • IVF pre-cycle screening tests and office visits for both female and male partners. This include semen analysis
  • All medications (both fertility related or unrelated) and their administration (including injections)
  • All non-IVF surgical procedures before or after the oocytes retrieval including (laparoscopy, myomectomy, surgical procedures on fallopian tubes and ovaries, hysteroscopy, D&C, etc. ( These procedures are frequently of a general gynecologic or obstetric nature and are often covered by your existing health insurance)
  • Costs of obtaining donor sperm or costs for the surgical sperm retrieval when necessary
  • Ultrasound monitoring of early pregnancy
  • Care or medical services provided for obstetrical care or for complications related to the IVF process such as treatment of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS), ectopic pregnancy, miscarriage or other pregnancy complications
  • Anesthesia Services (extra payment to the anesthesia department will be required before each oocyte retrieval)