With the recent health care changes taking place, AMTA has seen a rise in the number of questions dealing with health care insurance reimbursement. The issues remain complex, are continually evolving and standards vary from state to state and from insurance company to insurance company. AMTA’s resources are listed below, but if you are considering seeking insurance reimbursement, you may need to do further research within your state and with specific insurance companies.
- All Things ICD
If you bill insurance or are considering billing insurance, here's what you need to know about the newly revised International Classificaion of Diseases.
- Managing Health Care Insurance Paperwork
- If you decide to accept clients who are using third-party payments through their health insurance companies, you are agreeing to take on more paperwork. You may want to consider hiring an outside company to manage this task.
- The Value and Efficacy of Massage Therapy in Integrated Health Care and Member Guide
Examine several aspects of massage therapy in integrated health care throught this AMTA publication, intended to foster an extensive discussion among massage therapists, health care administrators and other health care professionals about the value and efficacy of massage therapy in health care environments.
- Thinking About Insurance Reimbursement? Know the Facts / Weigh the Benefits & Risks
Susan Rosen is currently AMTA’s representative to the American Medical Association’s (AMA’s) Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) Health Care Professional’s Advisory Committee. Here, she answers some of your basic questions about insurance reimbursement.