Billing Policy

IN-STATE (SOUTH CAROLINA) SAMPLES

INSURANCE – South Carolina Residents ONLY

The Greenwood Genetic Center will file the patient's insurance. Please provide a copy of the front and back of the patient's insurance card with the specimen. In addition, please include the insured's date of birth and relationship to the patient as well as any preauthorizations that may be needed prior to testing.  Use the link below to determine which insurance groups are considered in network with GGC and which require pre-authorization.

Insurance Contract List

INSTITUTIONAL BILLING

Referring clinics, hospitals, labs, and/or physicians may establish Institution accounts with convenient monthly invoicing and payment options.

If you are interested in setting up an account for your institution, please complete the Institutional Account Request Form and contact our billing department at 1-864-941-8117.

SELF-PAY

Self-pay is available to individuals without insurance. Tests that are paid for in advance (payment received when the sample arrives at the lab) will be given a 20% discount. We accept the following methods of payment to accompany the sample:

  • Check
  • Visa
  • MasterCard
  • Money Order

Financial assistance or payment plans may be available in some self-pay situations. Please contact us for additional information.

OUT-OF-STATE SAMPLES

INSURANCE

We do not accept out of state insurance for any tests except our next generation sequencing tests. The Billing Form must be completed and submitted with the sample for NGS panel tests. Out-of-state Medicaid is not accepted.

All other tests are subject to institutional billing or self-pay.

INSTITUTIONAL BILLING

Referring clinics, hospitals, labs, and/or physicians may establish Institution accounts with convenient monthly invoicing and payment options.

If you are interested in setting up an account for your institution, please complete the Institutional Account Request Form and contact our billing department at 1-864-941-8117.

SELF-PAY

Self-pay is available to out-of-state (non-South Carolina residents) patients without insurance. Tests that are paid for in advance (payment received when the sample arrives at the lab) will be given a 20% discount.  We accept the following methods of payment in advance:

  • Check
  • Visa
  • MasterCard
  • Money Order

Financial assistance may be available for self-pay patients. Please contact us for additional information.

INTERNATIONAL SAMPLES

Payment must be received with the sample. We accept the following methods of payment:

  • Certified check in US dollars drawn on a US bank
  • Visa
  • MasterCard
  • Wire Transfer (plus an additional $18.50 wire transfer fee)

For other billing or insurance questions, please contact our insurance/patient accounts department at 1-800-273-8840.

Institutions that do not have an account set up with the Greenwood Genetic Center should complete the Institutional Account Request Form.  

Tests that are paid for in advance (payment received when the sample arrives at the lab) will be given a 20% discount