Here is a general guide to how much you can expect to pay for various types of private baby scan: NHS pregnancy tests take place in antenatal departments of hospitals, while private scans are carried out at private healthcare facilities. When do I need to pay? Multiple pregnancies appointments take longer to perform and we allocate more time for each appointment, this allows our expert staff to perform a thorough examination. You may pay a deposit in cash by visiting our clinic. Gynaecological scans are usually covered by insurance but private pregnancy scans often are not. Why are appointments with consultants more costly?