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Part B Insider (Multispecialty) Coding Alert

Part B Mythbuster:

Yes, You Can Collect Coinsurance on the Service Date

For Part B, you may need to collect after the service—but before the patient walks out Myth: It’s inappropriate to collect coinsurance payments from patients while they’re at your office since you must first wait for an EOB to arrive. Reality: If you properly verify the patient’s coverage up-front, you can collect your due before patients leave your office. Advantage: [...]