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Podiatry Coding & Billing Alert

Payer Rules:
Get ABNs to Avoid Later Blushes on Rejection of Uncovered Services

ABN protocols may even benefit your patient relations. While you may face resistance from the patients when obtaining advance beneficiary notices (ABNs) for legitimate reasons, experts recommend that you continue to persist with the ABN methodology, because it's only getting more in demand. Medicare isn't the only payer requiring ABNs these days, so knowing when and how to obtain patient-payment [...]