This class will provide information to educational professionals and clinicians to aid them in their advisement of parents regarding the current health insurance environment for auditory osseointegrated implants (Baha) and cochlear implants. Information about the world of health insurance and how to work with payers to obtain coverage for professional services and equipment will be presented. An update on the subject of coverage for bilateral cochlear implants will also be included.
**FOR A GENERAL CERTIFICATE OF PARTICIPATION (No CEUs) PLEASE DOWNLOAD THE "COCHLEAR CERTIFICATE HANDOUT" AFTER REGISTRATION**
Course created on May 8, 2007
- Participants will be able to be able to identify payers in accessing implant related products and services.
- Participants will be able to describe the payer coverage for professional services associated with Baha and CI
- Participants will be able to determine coverage for Baha and CI external parts and accessories.
- Participants will be able to outline recent developments regarding coverage for bilateral CI.
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