Explorations in the Theory and Practice
Insurance Billing for Massage Therapists
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CPT codes/ICD codes- Basic codes to get you started.
Issues and Ethics in Billing Insurance Companies (my challenge to the profession)-This is a must read for anyone contemplating participating in a provider network or wanting to bill insurance companies for massage therapy services. There are many issues involved and no clear answer. I encourage everyone to get engaged and start participating as a community to find some resolution of the issues at hand.
Medical Massage - What it will do to
our profession? Do we really need a separate designation? What
qualifies as being medical? How is medical massage being defined and who is
notes - Basic charting guidelines
- Taking SOAP notes is essential if you want to bill insurance companies for
What do we want to say in soap notes
Functional outcomes charting- If you are going to bill insurance companies for your services, you will need to learn to play this game of charting in order to get paid!
General guidelines for Insurance Reimbursement- Includes Personal Injury, Third Party Reimbursement, and Labor and Industry.
Personal Injury Common Legal Terms
Insurance Billing Resources:
Sohnen-Moe's information on insurance billing
Yahoo!Group - Insurance billing for massage
The Medical Massage Office- David Luther's site on insurance billing.
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