I'm not sure if the provider can bill for the PSG, because I think that it's a facility charge, but I'm really just guessing - our Sleep Center has a different tax ID than the medical director in charge. Also, he needs to be mindful of where his patients will come from. He can't self-refer without breaking the law. He can bill the interpretation, though, as long as he includes a report.
Your second scenario is called "pass-through billing". Most insurers prohibit it, including Medicare and Medicaid. Different payers have drastically different coverage guidelines for sleep studies, but most major payers have their medical policies for PSG's online. I would highly suggest for him to get familiar with them, or he'll end up with a billing nightmare.
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