USE YOUR HEALTH INSURANCE BENEFITS – MOST PLANS COVER VISITS AT 100%
Most health insurance plans now include paid visits with a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RD or RDN) without co-pays or co-insurance. You may have 12 visits per year or unlimited visits covered.
Beverly (Beve) Kindblade MS, RDN, CD accepts the following health insurance plans and is “In-Network” Preferred Provider*:
- Blue Cross Blue Shield*
- First Choice Health Network*
- Group Health* – All HMO and PPO Plans.
- Group Health HMO Plans* all require a referral from a Group Health Physician.
- Premera Blue Cross*
- Regence Blue Shield*
- Uniform Medical*
- United Healthcare – you must meet annual deductible first then 10 visits are covered.
If your plan is not listed here, please call Beverly at 206-920-7676 to check on your benefits. Beve also offers discounted cash rates for those with Medicare, patients without insurance coverage or patients preferring not to use their insurance for nutrition visits.
Beve is not “enrolled” in Medicare. Medicare clients, however, are allowed to see Beve as a Registered Dietitian and offered a discounted cash rate per private contract with Beve Kindblade, MS, RDN, CD. At time of service and payment, patients receive a detailed sales receipt. The receipts can be submitted to Medicare for reimbursement using CMS Form 1490S – Patient’s Request for Medical Payment. Write the following statement on the bottom of the form: “My Healthcare Provider Is Not Enrolled in Medicare” and submit the form with attached sales receipts. You can only submit this paperwork to Medicare and not any additional or secondary insurance companies.
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