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Medicare

Medicare is often the single largest area of confusion in a chiropractic practice.

There are what seem like an infinite number of rules, regulations, and guidelines for chiropractic Medicare that you’re expected to understand and follow—but many doctors don’t know where to find simple, single-source solutions. Changing regulations are the name of the game for all healthcare providers, but chiropractic Medicare demands more oversight and care than most. Read on!

KMC University on Medicare

You can be participating (“par”) or non-participating (“non-par”), but either way, you’re legally responsible for billing Medicare for medically necessary chiropractic adjustments and providing the required documentation.

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Chiropractic Medicare FAQ

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DCs Must Enroll in Medicare to See Medicare Patients

New graduates begin their chiropractic career and, for whatever reason, the mere mention of the word “Medicare” can cause a heart rate to quicken. The fear of Medicare is causing some new providers to assume they can see Medicare patients and avoid billing on behalf of the patient. Truth is, doing so is FAR worse than anything else.

New Medicare Cards Coming Soon!

Medicare is removing Social Security numbers from Medicare cards. This step is to help prevent fraud, help eliminate medical identity theft, and to protect program funding and

Getting Ready for the New Medicare Cards

Medicare is removing Social Security numbers from Medicare cards. This step is to help prevent fraud, help eliminate identity theft, and to protect program funding and the private healthcare and financial information of our Medicare beneficiaries.

PQRS Downward Adjustments

Is your money in danger of flying out the window??? If you haven’t taken time to review your 2016 PQRS and QRUR reports, it could be doing just that!

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