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    Does anyone have a form or letter that you use when you bill the copay to the patient when they are unable to pay on the dos? I know we are not supposed to do that but my doctor... well you all know how the doctors are.. Any help with this would be great.

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    Danielle

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    Doesn't you billing software generate patient statements???

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    it does but only once the insurance has paid. My doctor wants the copays paid within 10 days of the dos

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    OK, can you move the copay due to the patient side without having an insurance pymt?

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    nope, Can't bill the patient untill the insurance processes. Thats why I'm looking for a letter/form I could send out myself stating the copay and that copays need to be collected on dos or it's breaking the insurance contract. But I would like a more professional type.

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