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    Question ?physician family billing situation
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    Looking for help finding information regarding Physician Billing for family members. Sticky situation with physician wanting to bill surgery charges for spouse. Searching for official documentation guidelines to show physician.

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    Review the contract the Provider signed with the insurance. Most contracts state within a clause the the Provider agrees not to provide medical services to a family member. BlueCross is one contract that still states this to my provider.

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    Milwaukee WI
    Default I agree
    I'm with Shaana on this. Check your contract(s). Good luck!

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