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Practical Approaches: Billing and Coding Examples Module
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Estimated time: 30 mins

Practical Approaches: Billing and Coding Examples

Michael S. Kaplan, DO, ABOM

Dr. Kaplan explains the key information that should be included in reimbursement claims for obesity counseling. He also provides several examples of submitting claims to Medicare and commercial insurance providers for preventive and non-preventive obesity care.


1. Key coding information

2. Medicare reimbursement

3. Commercial insurance: preventive care

4. Commercial insurance: nonpreventive care

5. Thought question

6. Ask the expert

7. Closing

8. References

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