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How to Obtain and Prioritize the Use of a Patient’s Medical Pay Coverage

Chiropractors are often faced with the situation where they are treating a patient who has medical payments coverage under an automobile policy, or similar “personal injury coverage protection” (Often referred to as “PIP”)  During the course of care, either the patient or their attorney will occasionally request that the Doctor bill an insurer other than the medical pay provider.  As a consequence of such a request, the reimbursement rate is frequently unavailable or lower under another form of insurance coverage.   A contributor at this website, David Michel of Petty, Michel, and Associates, a leading chiropractic consulting group, recently provided insightful information on how to address this situation involving “medical pay”coverage.

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Letter of Protection … Or Else

Doctors are increasingly facing situations where either the patient or their legal counsel is avoiding payment for ongoing charges.  There is one strong option available for the doctor which should be considered in those situations.

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Preserve Medical Payments For the Treating Chiropractor

Chiropractors have contacted our office lately with concerns relating to their ability to receive payments under a patient’s medical pay coverage of an automobile insurance policy.  As most doctors are aware, many automobile policies contain “med pay” provisions which provide coverage for the health care treatment provided

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