We realize that finding a hospital that is compatible with your insurance plan and healthcare provider is a crucial part of your decision-making process prior to scheduling a procedure.

Insurance can be confusing, so we’ve put together this listing of providers we have contracted with, as well as those we can and cannot accept.

If your provider is not listed, or you have questions as to whether a specific procedure is covered, please contact the business office at (985) 801-6250 for assistance.

Accepted Insurance Plans

Aetna (1)
Benefit Management
Blue Cross HMO, PPO, Federal, Traditional (2)
Blue Cross Connect (3)
Cigna
Coventry (First Health)
First Health/Boilermakers
Humana (2)
Humana Gold
Medicaid (UHC)
Medicare
Office of Group Benefits (OGB) (Blue Cross)
People’s Health
PPO Plus
State Group (Blue Cross)
Tricare (1)
United Health Care (UHC)
Vantage Health
Wellcare
Worker’s Compensation

VA Accepted Insurance Plans

Avala is proud to provide exceptional healthcare to our veterans through the following veteran assisted insurance plans.

CHAMP VA (1)
Tricare For Life (1)
Tricare East (1)
VA Health Care (1)
VAPC3 WPS Health Insurance (1)


(1) Avala does accept patients with out-of-network benefits.
(2) Avala does not accept AmeriHealth, Healthy Blue, and Humana HMO-X at this time.
(3) Avala accepts tier 2 benefits.

For billing and collections questions, please call: (985) 801-6250.

If you have additional questions about what you can expect as a patient at Avala, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us at (985) 809-9888.