Explains how to assess and select insurance options and plans; what questions to ask HMOs, insurance companies, and doctors before enrolling in a plan; how to act as a partner with your doctor; understand medical billing and insurance reimbursement; and communicate effectively with health insurers and providers. Includes HMOs, Medicare, Medicaid, Medigap, and other insurance plans.They would also enter the aquot;liver transplant status postaquot; ICD-9 code (996.82), the CPT codes for a blood draw (36415), and codes for each of ... provider policyholder, using a preferred provider to have blood drawn and tested for the status of his or her liver enzymes. ... indicated that the procedures (blood tests) were not allowed for that diagnosis code and that the patient owed the entire amount to the lab.
|Title||:||The McNally Method for Managing Your Health Care|
|Author||:||William F. McNally|
|Publisher||:||Warde Pub Incorporated - 1997-01-01|