Reimbursement of athletic training services
Reimbursement from third party payors is a complex issue. Learn about proper documentation, billing, coding and strategies to be successful in reimbursement of athletic training services.
Are you looking to start billing for athletic training services? Review these key concepts, issues and resources before getting started.
Commonly Used CPT Codes
Find the most commonly used CPT codes and modifiers used in the billing and reimbursement of athletic training services.
Third Party Reimbursement Initiative Matching Grant Program
NATA offers a matching grant program for states seeking to professionalize advocacy and/or advance education and knowledge relative to third party reimbursement.
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- Billing 101 (pdf)
- Medicare and Medicaid Compliance (pdf)
- Contract Services (pdf)
- Credentialing 101 (pdf)
- Electronic Medical Records (pdf)
- Selecting Electronic Medical Record System (pdf)
- Medical Billing Companies (pdf)
- National Provider Identifier (NPI) Overview (pdf)
- Dealing With Reimbursement Denials (pdf)
- Defining Worth vs. Value (pdf)
- International Classification of Diseases ICD-10 (pdf)
- Stark Law Compliance (pdf)
- Scope of Practice (pdf)
- Role of Patient Self-Reported Outcomes (PSROs) (pdf)
- Billing from Collegiate/Secondary School Setting (pdf)
- Dry Needling (pdf)