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  1. #1
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    Apr 2007

    Question Documentation help

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    Does anyone know if the documentation requirements are the same for par and non-par providers. Currently I am concerned with Horizon, but I will take any information that you may have.

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  2. #2
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Kansas City, MO


    I'm gonna say yes. You shouldn't be documenting for an insurance company, but for whatever CPT you are billing. As non-par they don't have to pay you, but are probably doing so as a courtesy to their member. They can still ask for records to justify what you are asking payment for.
    Linda Vargas, CPC, CPCO, CPMA, CPC-I, CEMC
    PMCC Licensed Instructor
    Kansas City, MO Chapter
    Member Development Officer 2016
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