May 18, 2011, 9:53 AM
by LaMont Leavitt - CEO, ChiroCode Institute, Inc.
May 18 , 2011
- Complete ChiroCode Webinar Archives
- What Is Big Insurance Up To?
- CMT and E/M Billing
ChiroCode Webinar Schedule
- Tuesday, June 7: Breakthrough Assessments of Patient Health and Physiology, Utilizing Minerals Levels in the Hair Part 1
ChiroCode Store Savings
- Practical E/M: Documentation and Coding Solutions for Quality Patient Care
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What Is Big Insurance Up To?
Two recent items about the insurance industry recently caught our attention: 1) There is credible information that big health insurance companies have understated their profits in the past few years, 2) There is a rash of insurance companies forming subsidiaries called "captives". The traditional use of a captive subsidiary is to avoid paying taxes. However, this time there may be an unnerving new twist. As part of inducing big insurers to locate their new captive subsidiaries in their backyard, some states are said to be tinkering with the amount of reserves required of these companies to back up potential claims. Sure, the companies save billions, and the states get jobs and something to tax (if they also did not deal that away), but is it really a good idea to create insurance companies based on potentially under-funded policies?
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CMT and E/M Billing
Question: Can we bill for a brief examination and/or an office visit on each visit with a chiropractic adjustment? I examine the patient before and after an adjustment is done on each visit. How can I be reimbursed for my time and services?
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ChiroCode Webinar: Tuesday, June 7, 2011
Time: 4 pm Eastern, 3 pm Central, 2 pm Mountain, 1 pm Pacific
Presented by William Risley, DC
This webinar will provide you an incredibly effective method of strengthening patient resolve and cooperation, to regain their health through your care. An appropriate assay of head hair enables you as the doctor to effectively state the presence of glucose tolerance difficulties, impending or actual diabetes, hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, osteoporosis, adrenal gland weakness, inflammation in the body, tissue destruction due to disease, and copper toxicity. It also shows emotional disturbances, and sexual hormone abnormalities--revealing pathology of the prostate, uterus or ovaries in respective genders. It is truly "breakthrough" in patient management and assessment!
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Practical E/M: Documentation and Coding Solutions for Quality Patient Care
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Written by a physician, the expanded second edition delivers a proven, functional approach to making the E/M system work for physicians. Practical E/M methodology supports and promotes quality care while providing appropriate tools to build around the CPT E/M documentation principle of the "nature of presenting problem" (NPP), CPT coding guidelines and Documentation Guidelines for E/M Services. This invaluable resource will help physician practices appropriately increase bottom-line revenue by determining the correct level of care.
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LaMont Leavitt - CEO
ChiroCode Institute, Inc.