If your insurance is not listed below, I can provide you a superbill that you can submit to your insurance for reimbursement.
Regence / Blue Cross Blue Shield
Do I NEED A REFERRAL?
A referral is needed if we are billing insurance. Private pay patient does not require a referral.
WHAT DIAGNOSIS is COVERED?
Not all nutrition services are covered. Please call your insurance company to check your benefits and if the diagnosis is covered
If the insurance agents asks for a diagnosis code, please provide ICD Z71.3 (Nutrition Counseling & Monitoring)
Other diagnosis is depending on your physician referral diagnosis.
IF YOU HAVE A DEDUCTIBLE
In the event of a deductible, you will be billed the full amount $150 for the initial visit and $80 for follow-up visit. If you have HSA or FSA account, I can provide you the invoice and services billed.
IF INSURANCE DENIED VISIT
In the event of a denied claims, you will be notified and will be billed for full amount $150 for the initial visit and $80 for follow-up visit. Payment plan available per request.
CALL YOUR INSURANCE
Remember to ask the insurance agent to check if nutrition counseling is in your benefit package the code is Z71.3 (Nutrition counseling & Monitoring)
The insurance agent will ask you for a CPT code (service code for medical nutrition therapy). Please provide them with the following codes: 97802 and 97803