If you are not affiliated with a teaching facility, and the resident is "moonlighting" as a clinician in your practice, you should bill the doctor under his/her own NPI and name. Residents are licensed physicians, who are undergoing additional post graduate training. Not every doctor completes a residency program, and they are legally able to set up practice on their own as soon as they have the degree and license.
Hope that helps.
F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC
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