TITLE

Commentary: Examination of Health and Behavioral Code Reimbursement From Private Payers in the Context of Clinical Multidisciplinary Pediatric Obesity Treatment

AUTHOR(S)
Sallinen, Bethany J.; Woolford, Susan J.
PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
Journal of Pediatric Psychology;Jun2012, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p519
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the issues concerning the clinical multidisciplinary pediatric obesity treatment. It mentions that patients in the program are assisted by financial counselors before entering, to identify the amount they will be responsible for based on the sliding scale, over and above their insurance copy and deductibles. Moreover, the second hour of the program includes a rotating schedule of group visits, with the monthly family nutrition group manage by the dietitian.
ACCESSION #
75698188

 

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