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Bandages and Dressings

oskolkoff

Networker
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Ninilchik, AK
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The family practice that I work for would like to have a "bag" of bandages and dressings for the patient to take home after an would care. Is there a way to bill for these supplies?

Thanks for the suggestions and help.
 

mitchellde

True Blue
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Columbia, MO
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if you are not set up to bill DME then probably not. You can however give the patient a list of waht they need and have them pick it up at the pharmacy. We had agreements with most of the area Pharmacies to have Dr. x wound care kits already made up and all the patient had to do was give them a scrip for a small med or large wound care kit and they would have it all prepackaged and itemized out and charge the patient.
 
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