HOSPITAL DNA TESTING: CAN IT BE DONE?

how much does a dna test cost at the hospital

In the U.S. most hospitals normally do not provide DNA Paternity Test services directly. Most hospitals will refer families to local DNA Testing services like IDTO DNA Paternity Testing Center. Below are some of the things you expect from our DNA relationship testing service.

What To Expect From Our Service

  • Fast, Accurate & Affordable results in 2-3 business days.
  • Professional Sample Collection Technicians with over 10 plus years experience.
  • Easy appointment set-up
  • No Hidden Fees
  • Results are recognized by the USCIS, Embassies, Passport Agencies and Family Court throughout the U.S.
  • Facilities that we partner with are accredited by the AABB to conduct Immigration and legal chain of custody testing.

How long does a DNA test take?

The average turnaround time for a standard paternity test is 2-3 business days from the date in which the lab receives all of the samples involved with your DNA test. Please note same day DNA paternity testing services are also available.

How soon can you DNA test a baby after birth?

A baby can be tested a couple of days after its birth at the hospital or, The mother can wait for her child to be brought home to her child’s sample collected. Please note, Most hospitals in America do not perform in-house paternity testing services. Therefore you will need to contact a private Relationship testing company like IDTO DNA Paternity Testing Center to inquire about our on-site mobile collection services at a hospital in your city. If you would like to learn more about this process please contact our office today at 877-680-5800 or 347-735-5490 for appointments or questions. Remember, Our knowledgeable staff is here to help.

What does a DNA Test after birth cost?

After birth DNA Paternity Test costs are considerably cheaper than non-invasive prenatal tests. IDTO’s pricing for DNA Paternity Tests starts at $350.00.

If you would like to learn more about our Paternity Testing process as it pertains to your specific situation. Please contact our office today 877-680-5800 or 347-735-5490 and allow one of our DNA Relationship Testing  Consultants assist you today. Remember, We are here to help!

How long does a father have to file for Paternity?

From our understanding, a father has 2 years from the birth date of the child to claim paternity of the child. There are some exceptions to this rule. For example, both mother and father can have the limitations waived or the father will have to provide documentation of support to the child and this will have to be done with the mother’s consent.
 
For more information on this subject, we recommend speaking with a New York State licensed attorney on this issue because laws are constantly changing.

Is DNA Testing covered by Insurance (Medicaid)

As we currently understand it. Medicaid or any insurance company does not consider DNA testing as a medical issue. Which may be the reason why it is not covered by insurance. That being said, we recommend that you speak with your insurance company to inquire about DNA testing coverage first before performing a paternity test.
 
In the event, your insurance company would cover a DNA relationship test. Please note, our company does not accept medical insurance. Therefore, you would be required to pay the cost of the DNA test up front and submit the receipt to your insurance company for reimbursement.
 
For information about this process, or to coordinate an appointment please call 877-680-5800 and allow one of our DNA Relationship Testing Consultants assist you today.
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