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Does insurance cover a colonoscopy?

Does insurance cover a colonoscopy?

Insurance: Most insurances will cover a colonoscopy if the reasons for the colonoscopy are documented. Screening colonoscopies are suppose to be covered according to ACA. ...Read more

Dr. Charles Cattano
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Colonoscopy (Definition)

Colonoscopy is the procedure of using a long flexible camera to visualize the entire colon from the inside with the option to take pictures, video, perform biopsies, remove polyps, etc. Generally people are sedated and do ...Read more


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Does insurance usually cover mental health services?

Does insurance usually cover mental health services?

Insurance: Insurance programs usually tend to have built in mental health benefits. And if they do not, the person should immediately look into finding better insurance! ...Read more

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Does insurance cover echocardiograms?

Does insurance cover echocardiograms?

Maybe: You need to contact your insurance company and see if your benefits cover the exam. Most will, but how much they will pay for and what you will need to pay varies. ...Read more

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Does insurance generally cover mental health programs?

Does insurance generally cover mental health programs?

MH and insurance: I believe all health insurance plans have to cover mental health services. To be sure, call your insurer and ask them directly. Also, ask them if there are out of network benefits- or are you only covered for in network providers. ...Read more

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Does medical insurance cover for ivf?

Does medical insurance cover for ivf?

IVF =NOT covered: Unfortunately, medical insurance in not interested in 'fertility' issues, therefore in-vitro fertilization is usually 'out-of-pocket'. ...Read more

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Will health insurance cover dentures?

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Will health insurance cover dentures?

Dental Health Only: Some dental insurance plans cover dentures at the benefit level they allow for major services. To verify benefits call your insurance company or visit the company's website. ...Read more

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Does medicare cover any dental treatment/?

Does medicare cover any dental treatment/?

Special cases: Generally medicare does not cover routine dental care, including fillings, extractions, dentures, etc. See the following site for cases where medicare will cover: http://www.Medicare.Com/services-and-procedures/dental/medicare-and-dental-plans.Html for routine care, one needs a dental care/discount plan. Clinics at dental schools may offer services at reduced rates. ...Read more

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Does medical insurance cover podiatry?

Does medical insurance cover podiatry?

Yes: In the majority of cases, most podiatry services are covered. Keep in mind that certain individual services may not be covered, even though others provided by a podiatrist might normally be paid for by your insurance plan. ...Read more

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Does the Dr accept United Health insurance?

Does the Dr accept United Health insurance?

You should: contact Customer Relations Health Tap Hope this helps Dr Z ...Read more

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Does soonercare ins pay for the lapband?

Call the 800 number: And ask, or go online to web site. ...Read more

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How does private health insurance differ from group insurance plans?

How does private health insurance differ from group insurance plans?

Interchangeable : Private health insurance is used to distinguish between government run programs and commercial insurance. Group health insurance is generally referring to commercial insurance which sometimes is called private insurance. Commercial insurance can be referred to as group or individual insurance. ...Read more

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How does medicare work with my other health insurance?

How does medicare work with my other health insurance?

Primary: If you are an eligible medicare beneficiary, medicare is the primary payor. All bills will be sent to medicare first. Whatever isn't paid by medicare is sent to your secondary insurance for reimbursement. The remaining after your secondary insurance has processed the claims is your responsibility. Even if you have a medicare advantage plan, the government will process its part of the claim first. ...Read more

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Does the obamacare cut medicare spending?

Not sure: Scheduled cuts are there but who knows. They change things all the time. Big, (almost 30%) cuts for next yeare are in the budget! ...Read more

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Does health insurance pay for over-the-counter medicines?

Does health insurance pay for over-the-counter medicines?

Varies by insurance.: It all depends on your insurance company. Some insurance plans cover over-the-counter medications. For example, in california, medicaid covers things like generic tylenol (acetaminophen) and Motrin without any co-pay. Private insurance plans may be different. Usually the best way to find out this information is through the insurer's website. Sometimes finding the info is hard, however, even for doctors! ...Read more

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Does my health insurance cover the cost of HealthTap Prime?

Does my health insurance cover the cost of HealthTap Prime?

Usually not: Insurance is not involved in HealthTap PRIME, although commercial insurance policies may improve to cover simple online consultations in the future, as more and more doctors use new technology to care for patients. It's possible that a person's Flexible Spending Account or Health Savings Account will reimburse for online consultations costs, but each person would have to check with her own plan. ...Read more

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Will insurance or government programs cover long-term care?

Will insurance or government programs cover long-term care?

See below: State sponsored medicaid will cover the long term care if you apply with specific qualification. Medicare will not covered unless if you are on medicare part a subacute rehabilitation. Private insurance and long term care insurance are covered. Please ask admission coordinator to assist your financial needs. ...Read more

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Will health insurance pay for a mri?

Will health insurance pay for a mri?

IF MRI was indicated: If your insurance program requires preauthorization, that must be done before the exam is performed in order for the MRI to be reimbursed. Otherwise, assuming the insurance company covers the particular MRI study you had and paperwork was submitted properly, the exam should be reimbursed. Fiinally, it is important that the clinical symptoms match the type of MRI being ordered. ...Read more

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Dr. Ankush Bansal
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Insurance (Definition)

Health insurance is a type of coverage that pays for medical expenses. Health insurance can be provided by an employer, the state or federal government, or ...Read more