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Clinics That Accept Amerigroup Insurance In 21224 Area Code
I want to get on birth control but i need a ob that takes my medicaid. Do you take amerigroup? And im stuck on which birth control to get on
I notice that different doctors take different insurances. Does the doctor, if he/she in his/her own clinic typically decide what insurance to accept?
Yes: The doctor (or medical group, or foundation) who owns the clinic gets to decide which insurance companies to be in-network with. Patients with other insurance coverage can usually still use their "out-of-network" benefits. Always try to buy better insurance (get PPO, but not HMO) so you will have out-of-network benefits, and so the doctor will have more time to visit with you. ...Read more
Trying to find a doctor in Indiana who will accept insurance for suboxone only ones he can find are clinics who want cash or doctors who have very lon?
I have no insurance and going to the free clinic only helps so much.I dont feel i am on the right meds to help me?
Meds right 4 U: It's very important to understand why the doctor is prescribing your meds and if there are other alternatives that might fit your needs better. No matter what you have the right to get the answers regarding these medications. Take in a list of 4-5 questions on your next clinic visit and don't be shy about expressing your concern for answers. ...Read more
Call your insurer.: Your health insurance company can answer this question. Please look at the number on your card; the customer service people can help you find a store. You may also find this information on your insurance company's web site, or ask at a local favorite store if they accept your insurance. ...Read more
It depends...: If you would like the clinician to submit the claim (bill for the visit) to your insurance company, you need to bring your card along. You may pay cash and ask for a "super bill" to submit to insurance yourself. You may also ask for a "cash price" for your visit. Usually, payment will be requested at the time if your service unless you present a valid insurance card. ...Read more
I have no insurance & my primary dr is 2 hrs away. Could i get my prescriptions refilled at a minute clinic or health clinic
If i bring my bottles?
Yes: If you bring a recent Rx bottle, clearly marked, and you have a legitimate need for the medication you may, at the discretion of the provider,get a partial or complete refill, especially if there are refills allowed, as marked on the bottle and you don't do it all the time. It may get a bit salty if it's a controlled substance like Vicodin or Valium,etc. Best to arrange refill timing with your doc ...Read more
Is a billing code of 710.0 for the insurance a firm diagnosis or could it be used to justify an ANA panel ? Thanks !
Are there any free health clinics in ca for those who don't have health insurance and don't qualify for free health care?
Yes there are.: Check this website: http://www.Needymeds.Org/free_clinics.Taf?_function=list;state=ca check this: http://www.Freemedicalsearch.Org/sta/california. ...Read more
Anyone heard or part of "best doctors" (insurance) program? Like a mayo clinic you never have to go to! just discovered and so desperate for help!
advertisement!: Mayo is a lot of advertisement. I will give away a secret: the "best" doctors are still in manhattan. Sorry to give this advice away. ...Read more
Where can I get an endoscopy and how much would it cost? I do not have health insurance. What kind of clinics provides this kind of service and how much would it cost?
You need: To see either a gastroenterologist or colon and rectal surgeon, who will perform the test. As to cost you may be able to negotiate a reduced fee or a payment plan with the doctor and the facility where it is performed. Sometime a county hospital system if available may be able to help defray the cost. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The free clinic told me i may have hypothyroidism. I am without insurance. What should I do? Are medical procedures costly?
Levothyroxine: Costly medical procedures are probably not needed. "may have hypothyroidism". What did they do? If blood TSH was more than 10, then you should probably go on levothyroxine, which is not expensive, and will relieve your symptoms of hypo. If TSH is borderline elevated, or if you have no symptoms, then repeat the test. The free clinic should be able to handle this without the need for a specialist. ...Read more
Need help getting methadone for addition but my insurance doesnt cover the clinic setting just prescriptions of it can anyone help or advise?
Appeal decision: The Wellstone Parity Act of 2008 is finally being implemented, and it forbids insurance companies from handling substance abuse and mental health coverage differently than physical health coverage. This is a very common problem and you should look at alternative coverages that may provide better help for you. Unfortunately, this may take years to fully sort out. Good luck with recovery. ...Read more
My dad has no insurance he needs to have a psychical done he has medical evaluation papers from DFACS we're in albany ga what clinic will see him?
Dept of Health: Call your local department of healthGet a more detailed answer ›
I have no insurance and am sick and missing work, I am required to bring in a doctor's note. I have tried to get in at a free clinic no luck. Thanks.
Keep at it: What do you mean no luck? If there is a waiting list, get on it and be seen. Every state has low-fee/free community health centers. Search online. Go to one and get help from a social worker to obtain health insurance. Great if you can connect to a HealthTap doctor meantime who's in your state! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I got 2 consultations, no procedures, 2 doctors. Same reason + insurance for both visits. One doc sent unpaid balance 6 months later. Why? Code 99244
An insurance issue: Almost always, an insurance company only pays for a part of the cost of a consultation with a doctor. Depending on how much the doctor charges, how much the insurance company paid him, and whether or not the "rules" prevent him from billing the patient the remainder, the patient may end up paying a different amount at different doctors. It's just like paying for any other type of personal service. ...Read more
My bf needs a vasectomy but has no insurance. is there a special clinic like planned parenthood that can help provide this service for about $350-400?
Here are some ...: You may call the Health Dpt of your State for such inquiry or nearby well reputable vasectomy clinic to explain the your personal financial or insurance difficulty. Potentially, you may find one who may trust you and do it for you if you're trustworthy & sign out OR consent for not suing vasectomy surgeon for any consequence. Unfortunately, the US society has made mutual trust disappear; but try. ...Read more
Sliding scale: Many clinics base their fees on your income, or lack thereof. So they use what is called a sliding scale. Just give some clinics a call and find out. Hope this helps you be at peace and healthy. ...Read more
Depends: Fees are generally based on what is being done. New patient visits often take more time and may include vaccinations or tests. These extras add cost. A simple sick visit for an earache might require just a simple exam and treatment plan.I would plan on a minimum of $75-100 with most of the cost going to pay the doctors overhead costs. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer