FAQs

How long do I have to perform a timed code to bill for it?

What do I have to do when closing my practice permanently or temporarily?

Can a Chiropractor hire other licensed healthcare providers to work for them?

Do Insurance carriers generally reimburse treatment specifically for scoliosis?

If you perform a service or use a modality knowing that it is not covered, do you have to report it as a charge to the insurance company?

How long must we keep patient files?

What is considered part of the patient file?

What is the difference between "self-funded" and "fully funded" insurance plans?

How many times may CPT code 97035, application of modality to 1 or more areas; ultrasound, each 15 minutes, be reported if treating 3 body areas, such as neck, wrist, & knee, on same date of service?

If a patient is fitted for orthotics on 11/13 is it okay to bill the office visit as 11/13 and then bill the orthotics as 11/14?

Can I treat Medicare patients for cash?

Don’t denials of Chiropractic care have to be from a New Jersey Licensed DC?

I spent 45 minutes with a new patient and billed a 99204 but the carrier said my documentation did not warrant this level of E/M code, is this right??

What activities can I delegate to my unlicensed assistant?

What codes require the -59 modifier when billed with CMT?

What legal and compliant ways can I offer discounts to patients in my office?

Where can I file a complaint about an insurance carrier?