This week we provide updates on legislative issues that are important to chiropractic physicians in Illinois. Some of these issues involve Medicaid legislation, prior authorizations, and telehealth. Watch the video to learn more!
The 102nd General Assembly has officially begun. A new General Assembly meant two new legislative leaders, new legislation, and the introduction of the ICS’ bill to require Medicaid coverage for chiropractic physician services. Read the article to learn more!
The new Medicare ABN form was released a few weeks ago, and all providers are required to begin using the new form by August 31, 2020. This article covers how to download the new form, the small changes made in the instructions, and what they mean to you and your patients.
Approximately 25% of the Illinois population is on Medicaid and cannot access chiropractic treatment unless they pay out of pocket. The ICS has introduced legislation to both the Illinois House and the Illinois Senate to grant Medicaid beneficiaries access to chiropractic care in the state.