Results 1 to 3 of 3

Physician Billing in a CAH

  1. #1
    Location
    Concord, NC or Rochester, NY
    Posts
    154
    Default Physician Billing in a CAH
    Medical Coding Books
    Can ER/ED physicians bill Medicare Directly when working in a CAH.

    From my research, i believe it depends on the physician contract with the hospital.

    Thanks in advance

    Mike
    You can email directly at mdoyle53@rochester.rr.com

  2. #2
    Location
    Watertown New York
    Posts
    16
    Default
    I believe you need to check to see which method of payment the CAH set up with Medicare, either Method 1 or Method 2. We are a Method 1 CAH and we are allowed to bill our physican charges seperately.

  3. #3
    Default
    We are a CAH with a Rural health clinic and bill method II. Our providers are employed by the hospital and for medicare patients when a providers sees a patient in the ER we bill the professional charges on the UB with the hospital charges.

Similar Threads

  1. Provider-based CAH billing prof interp
    By sondra hayden in forum Outpatient Facilities
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 01-30-2015, 05:33 AM
  2. CAH Billing and Coding Question
    By leannreichenberg in forum Medical Coding General Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 10-15-2014, 12:13 PM
  3. Physician billing in a CAH
    By mdoyle53 in forum Medicare Regulations
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 02-03-2010, 10:53 AM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Enjoying Our Forums?

AAPC forums are a benefit of membership. Joining AAPC grants you unlimited access, allowing you to post questions and participate with our community of over 150,000 professionals.

Join Now Continue Reading Without Full Access

Already a Member?

Login

Close Message

In addition to full participation on AAPC forums, as a member you will be able to:

  • Access to the largest healthcare job database in the world.
  • Join over 150,000 members of the healthcare network in the world.
  • Be a part of an industry leading organization that drives the business side of healthcare.
  • Save anywhere from 10%-50% with exclusive member discounts on courses, books, study materials, and conferences.
  • Access to discounts at hundreds of restaurants, travel destinations, retail stores, and service providers. AAPC members also have opportunities to save on heath, life, and liability insurance.
  • Become a member of a local chapter and attend regular meetings.