Medicare provides coverage under Part B for various outpatient therapy services such as physical therapy (PT), occupational therapy (OT), and speech language pathology (SLP) therapy . These services must be furnished by qualified professionals under an established plan of care. Such therapy services are subject to co-insurance, deductibles and an annual financial limitations cap.
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- Certifying Physician: Identify for Claim Processing
- Incident To Clarification for OPPS and CAH Outpatient [PDF]
- Outpatient Physical Therapy (OPT) Reciprocal Billing Arrangements and Fee-For-Time Compensation
- Outpatient Therapy Certification Plan of Care
- Outpatient Therapy Functional Reporting G-codes for Multiple Disciplines
- Outpatient Therapy Services and Advance Beneficiary Notice of Noncoverage (ABN) Use
- Rehabilitation Delivery Methods
- Therapy Cap
- Therapy Evaluative Procedure Codes
- Therapy Non-Payable HCPCS Codes
Last Updated Jun 21, 2018
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