Journal of Acuherb in medicine


Monthly Archives: April 2014

Is acupuncture covered by insurance?

Is acupuncture covered by insurance? The good news is that yes, many insurance companies now offer policies that cover acupuncture and related services performed by an acupuncturist. Does my insurance cover acupuncture? You can find out if your insurance provides acupuncture benefits by calling your insurance company’s patient information or benefits line. This number can […]

Coding for Acupuncturists

Coding for Acupuncturists By Kenneth Y. Wang  The provision of acupuncture and oriental medicine within the third-party payer system of American healthcare necessitates the use of codes which designate what is being treated and what procedures are being utilized. The codes used that designate diagnoses are listed in the International classification of Disease, 9th Revision, […]