EP New Patient or Consult

lpick

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Help,

With the new billing guidelines for Ep and Cardiologist in same practice, I have a question. I know with medicare we cannot bill consult, but for Tricare and BCBS etc, I am thinkning I bill consult. Any suggestions would be great!!!

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Cyndi113

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BC in AZ is no longer accepting consults. I would check with them as well as Tricare. Doesn't Tricare follow Medicare guidelines?
 

lpick

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Consults

No, in nc tricare still pays for consults. I guess my question is if its an opinion and not transfer of care, its a consult, right?
 
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