Issues in Insurance Reimbursement

Learning Objectives
  • Distinguish between coverage associated with private health insurance, personal injury insurance, and workers' compensation coverage.
  • Explain how personal injury and motor vehicle accidents are more receptive to insurance reimbursement than other types of coverage.
  • Name the primary standardized billing form for insurance reimbursement.
  • Explain the role of Worker's Compensation in cases of on-the-job injury.
  • List the four main steps of SOAP charting and identify the information associated with each part.
  • Explain what ICD and CTP codes are, where and how they are used.
  • Define "functional outcomes" and their significance in SOAP charting.
  • Define "scope of practice" and its relationship to insurance reimbursement for massage.
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