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ALCAT Food and Chemical Sensitivity Test Insurance Reimbursement Information

Important Information

Cell Science Systems/Alcat laboratory does not accept Medicare, Medicaid, United Healthcare or any HMO's. All tests are billed to insurance companies at List fees. Patients are responsible for all deductibles, co-insurance and denials.

Verify Coverage

Contact your insurance company and indicate that you would like to verify coverage for the Alcat Test. · Does the policy provide Out-of-Network laboratory benefits? · Is there an Out-of-Network deductible? If yes, has it been met? · Does the policy provide coverage for CPT Code 83516? · Is there a limitation on the number of units that can be billed for this procedure within a certain time frame?

Cell Science Systems/Alcat Laboratory insurance billing requirements

Complete requisition form with physicians signature required for all insurance billing.

· Check Insurance in the "Bill To" section of the CSS requisition form. · Provide credit card information for 20% co-payment and any unpaid balance. · Provide all requested patient information on CSS requisition form. · Include patient D.O.B and name of insured. · Include appropriate ICD-9 diagnostic codes. · Provide photocopy of front and back of insurance card. · Physician signature.

F.A.Q

If my insurance company pays for the entire test, what happens to my 20% co-pay? -Your co-pay will be refunded If my insurance company does not cover this test, what options do I have? -CSS offers a flexible payment plan. There are also discounts available for patients who pre-pay for testing Please direct inquiries to: Billing Department Cell Science Systems Toll Free: 1.800.872.5228 Local: 954.426.2304 Fax: 954.428.8676

CELL SCIENCE SYSTEMS, LTD. CORP. 852 SOUTH MILITARY TRAIL · DEERFIELD BEACH, FL · 33442 PHONE: 954-426-2304 · 800-US ALCAT · FAX: 954-428-8676 WWW.ALCAT.COM

ALCAT Food and Chemical Sensitivity Test Insurance Reimbursement Information

CPT Codes:

83516- Antigen Allergy Test 36415/G0001- Routine Venipuncture 99203- New Patient Workup (initial visit) -History, examination and symptom inventory. 99214- 2 Consultation (Rotation Diet) ­ Follow up consultation, review and explanation of test results/rotation meal plan.

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ICD-9 Diagnosis Codes:

DIAGNOSIS Abdominal Pain Arthritis: Rheumatoid Asthma, Unspecified Attention Deficit Disorder of: Childhood with hyperactivity Childhood without hyperactivity Constipation Dermatitis, unspecified cause Diabetes Diarrhea, functional Diarrhea, toxic Dyspepsia Eczema, atopic (or intrinsic) Enteropathy: Exudative (or protein losing) Gluten Fatigue (and malaise) Gastritis Colitis, dietetic Headache, facial pain in the head CODE 789.0 714.0 493.9 314.01 314.0 564.0 692.9 250.0 564.5 558.2 536.8 691.8 579.8 579.0 780.7 DIAGNOSIS Hyperactivity Hypertensive heart disease Hypoglycemia, unspecified Interstitial Cystitis Irritable Bowel Syndrome (irritable colon) Migraine: Variants of migraine Common Unspecified Malabsorption: Protein Disaccharide Obesity Psoriasis Ulcerative Colitis Ulcerative Colitis, chronic Urticaria: Chronic CODE 314.01 401.9 251.2 595.1 564.1 346.2 346.1 346.9 579.8 271.3 278.0 696.1 569.82 556.0 708.8

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CELL SCIENCE SYSTEMS, LTD. CORP. 852 SOUTH MILITARY TRAIL · DEERFIELD BEACH, FL · 33442 PHONE: 954-426-2304 · 800-US ALCAT · FAX: 954-428-8676 WWW.ALCAT.COM

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