After hours visits benefit both the patient and insurer, and can boost your reimbursement when used correctly. Not every patient visit to the physician office occurs during standard business hours. CPT® provides dedicated codes to account for office services provided during off hours, such as weekends, holidays, or evenings. Applied judiciously — and with the ...
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Oct 30th, 2013
Question: I have a primary care pediatric practice, but will be offering after hours care (5-9 p.m. weekdays, 9-5 p.m. weekends) beginning next month. If we offer services to patients not in our practice (i.e., do not have one of our doctors listed as primary care provider), we are concerned that claims will be denied. ...