How to Get Paid Treating Medical Obesity for Physician Offices
Aug20

How to Get Paid Treating Medical Obesity for Physician Offices

Upcoming Webinar that many Obesity Physicians and Offices are Still Confused on How to Get Paid for their Obesity Services! You Don’t Want to Miss this Webinar on Obesity Services Reimbursement AUG 31, 2017 Thursday 2:00PM (EST) JOIN THE WEBINAR RIGHT FROM YOUR OFFICE. NO TRAVEL OR HOTEL STAY REQUIRED. What’s Inside the Webinar? Getting Paid for Physician Obesity Services – August 31, 2017 at 2:00PM (EST) – 90...

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Physician Provider Going Out of Network with the Insurance Company | Think Again
Aug05

Physician Provider Going Out of Network with the Insurance Company | Think Again

Going Out of Network with the Insurance Company, think again (especially when you are a Primary Care Provider)   How long ago have you revisited your contracts? when was the last time you have reviewed your contracts? – maybe 3, 5 or even 10+ years ago?). Three biggest reasons why provider would pursue going out of network: 1. If you are no longer happy with your payers’ contracted rates or because the contracted...

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Inpatient Consult Codes | How to Bill for Medicare Billing for Inpatient Consult Admitted Patient in the Hospital
Mar17

Inpatient Consult Codes | How to Bill for Medicare Billing for Inpatient Consult Admitted Patient in the Hospital

Inpatient Consult Codes – How to Bill for Medicare Billing for Inpatient Consult Admitted Patient in the Hospital Codes Your choice of code are based on the 3 Key Components of the Evaluation and Management E/M Services which are the: 1. History, 2. Examination, and 3. Medical decision-making. When billing initial hospital care, all three key… Please LOGIN HERE to view this content. Or, REGISTER HERE Find this article...

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CPT Code for Urine Drug Screen | Pain Management Clinic Drug Testing
Oct14

CPT Code for Urine Drug Screen | Pain Management Clinic Drug Testing

  *** 2017 NEW CPT CODES FOR URINE DRUG SCREENING – READ AND CLICK HERE! CPT Code for Urine Drug Screen | Pain Management Clinic Drug Testing G0431 (DELETED December 2015) G0434 (DELETED December 2015) New Codes: January 2016 CPT Code for Urine Drug Screen Presumptive CPT Code for Drug Screen Testing G0477 QW Drug tests(s), presumptive, any number of drug classes; any number of devices or procedures, (eg, immunoassay) capable of...

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How to Bill for BCA Body Composition Analysis for Obesity Services | CPT Code for Body Composition Analysis
Aug19

How to Bill for BCA Body Composition Analysis for Obesity Services | CPT Code for Body Composition Analysis

  “The American Medical Association’s (AMA) recent revision of Current Procedural Technology (CPT) Category III Code 0358T, the code that insurance companies use to recognize Whole Body Composition Analysis tests whose results are generated through a scale called the bioelectric impedance analysis (BIA). Previously, code 0358T had only covered body composition tests that were conducted while a subject tested in the...

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Billing Obesity Screening, Treatment and Counseling for Medicare and Commercial Payers
Jul12

Billing Obesity Screening, Treatment and Counseling for Medicare and Commercial Payers

If you are doing Obesity Screening and Counseling Services in your practice, here are the codes and guidelines I want to share with you: Keyword Tag: Billing Obesity Billing Obesity Screening, Treatment and Counseling for Medicare Keyword Tag: Billing Obesity HCPCS/CPT Codes G0447 – Face-to-face behavioral counseling for obesity, 15 minutes G0473 – Face-to-face behavioral counseling for obesity, group (2–10), 30 minutes Keyword...

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