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    Can a provider collect COPAY from a patient on a postoperative follow-up visit which is not billed to the insurance?

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    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Kansas City, MO


    No. A co-pay is the patients portion of the billed visit...no billed visit=no co-pay.
    Linda Vargas, CPC, CPCO, CPMA, CPC-I, CEMC
    PMCC Licensed Instructor
    Kansas City, MO Chapter
    Member Development Officer 2016
    Harrisonville, MO Chapter President - 2013
    ICD-10 Education Coordinator- 2012
    Chapter President - 2011
    President Elect - 2010

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    Thank you!

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