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- Published on Wednesday, 22 May 2013 06:48
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Verification of medical insurance is a usual practice needed to protect both the health practice and the patient. Verifying insurance helps the physician to determine if the person is covered under the course of action and how much his deductible and co-pay are. Performing the verification of insurance assists prevent the doctor and patient from getting surprised at the time when provider executes costly procedures and a patients has not health coverage that protects them. Moreover, verifying as well as sending the message to the appropriate mailing address protects an unwanted delay of getting payment from a health insurance company. So, it is important to know the appropriate process for the verification of your insurance.
Try to get a copy of your insured’s medical insurance. You have to provide some information in some written options such as name of the patients, name of policy holder, date of birth, the number of policy and number of group in order to verify insurance. There is contact information about the insurance provider listed on the back side of the insurance card, call the number. Inform the representative who receives your call that you want to verify your health coverage. Give your provider number when the representative asks for it. If you don’t possess provider number on the file of insurance company, you can give the tax recognition number of the physician.
Do not be hesitated to provide all the information including with the patient information and the provider information when the representative wants to know. Eventually you will be supplied with the information of your medical insurance verification from the representative. This information includes the effective dates of policy, available health coverage such as co-insurance and deductibles. Ask for an emailed or faxed copy of the verification so that you can use it for further reference.