Last Modified: 5/17/2017 Location: FL, PR, USVI Business: Part B
Incident to FAQs
Can hospital visits provided by a nurse practitioner be billed as incident to his/her supervising doctor, as long as the doctor is also in the facility seeing patients?
If a new patient comes into the office and sees our physician assistant (PA), can he bill this as "incident to" the doctor who is also in the office seeing patients?
When billing Medicare for injections that are provided "incident to" by a nurse practitioner (NP) or other non-physician practitioner (NPP), does the supervising physician have to "sign-off" on the injection?
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