|The fee for service in Manhattan is $40 per hour with a two-hour or $80 minimum.
The fee for weekend & holiday service in Manhattan is $50 per hour with a two-hour or $100 minimum.
The patient will be charged from the time the chaperone is required to arrive at the facility until the patient is settled comfortably and the chaperone’s services are no longer needed.
The patient is responsible for the taxi/carfare to their destination.
There is a $40 surcharge for chaperone service to the boroughs outside Manhattan. If service is needed to the outer boroughs, the patient may be required to pay for the chaperone to return to Manhattan by taxi/ car service. This will be determined case by case, based on the address of the destination, its proximity to public transportation, as well as the time of day the service is required.
We also provide chaperone service the tri-state area. The charge for service outside New York City will be calculated on a case by case basis.
Private Duty Registered Nurses are available for patients requiring more specialized postsurgical care at a cost of $85.00 per hour.
Payment to The Discreet Medical Chaperone is due upon completion the day of our service. Payment will be accepted by cash or personal check made out to Christine Thomson. We also accept all major credit cards if arrangements are made in advance of service with a 5% surcharge.
We are a private service and do not accept insurance.
We do not assume responsibility for personal belongings and urge patients to leave all valuables at home prior to their procedure.
If overnight chaperone service is reserved, there will be a 50% cancellation fee if the service is cancelled by the patient less than 24 hours prior to that reservation.