Codes: 99382 - 99387 OR 99392 - 99397
List of Preventive Care Services Offered at Apex MD
The annual wellness "FREE" visit provided by Medicare and private insurance companies is very limited. It does not include most diagnostic testing and does not include treatment of chronic conditions or treatment of any acute illnesses.
Our providers follow evidence based medical guidelines from national medical organizations to individualize treatment plans and goals for you. As such, these services are likely covered by your health insurance policy; owever, applicable co-pays, coinsurance and deductible may apply. You will be asked to complete an ADVANCED BENEFICIARY NOTICE (ABN) prior to services being rendered. Please make sure you read this document and select an option to receive or to not receive the services suggested by your medical provider. We highly recommend you contact your health insurance carrier to become familiar with your benefits.
Any additional tests required during any wellness exam may not be covered under wellness, and may incur additional out of pocket expenses as explained above. Please make sure to contact your insurance carrier to obtain a listing of coverage details relating to your plan for all wellness and problem focused related visits.
Patient ResponsibilityFinally good healthcare requires your input. Ask questions and communicate with both the doctor and nurse. Let them know your concerns and problems at the beginning of a visit. Also, know YOUR health insurance benefits. Providing quality healthcare at reasonable costs requires team work.
Preventive Physical/Wellness ExaminationThe exam is comprised of these tasks:
CPT and Diagnosis Codes:
EKG: CPT Code 93000
Urine Analysis: CPT Code 8100
Procedure Codes: The below four codes may and not be covered may insurance. But it’s important to do them. Some insurance company cover for all these labs and some does not.