Chiropractic Updates

WCA Questions Optum Per Visit Plan

July 14, 2015 DCs who work with Optum recently began receiving letters from the company stating that it intends to switch its reimbursement model from one that pays “per service” to a new “per visit” system. According to a copy of the letter obtained by the WCA, Opt ...

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ICD-10 Alert: Feds offer transition year concessions

July 8, 2015 CMS won’t punish providers for ICD-10 errors in first year of transition Claim denials, audits & payment disruptions will resume Oct. 2016 Compromise likely signals no further delays to ICD-10 implementation In a surprise announcement earlier this week, the Centers f ...

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WCA Urges Governor Walker to Back Insurance Equality

July 8, 2015 Governor Scott Walker 115 East Capitol Madison, WI 53702   Dear Governor Walker, The Wisconsin Chiropractic Association (WCA) requests your support for the 2015-17 Budgetary Item entitled ‚ÄúDispute Resolution Process Relating Health Insurance Coverage of Chiropractic Treat ...

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