Jun 1st, 2012
It’s a worthwhile venture, but document and code claims carefully to get paid. By Marty Kotlar, DC, CHCC, CBCS Adding therapeutic procedures and modalities can be a great adjunct to a chiropractic practice. Many doctors of chiropractic medicine incorporate therapeutic procedures and modalities, and most insurance carriers (except Medicare) will reimburse chiropractors for them. Supervised ...
Jun 1st, 2008
Brad Ericson, CPC, CPC-ORTHO Once a patient is evaluated by a physical therapist (PT), reporting outpatient therapy can become sticky. The reason is twofold: PT modality coding is largely based on 15 minute units, and a patient might receive a mix and match of massage, gait training, and myofascial release in the same hour, The ...